Paul Keogh, the new president of the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland, says that a politically-driven planning system ran unabated during the Irish boom, emphasizing development at all costs.
Feb 18, 2010 The Irish Times
Beginning this September, residents of Dublin will have a new option for getting around town as the city's new public bicycle system debuts.
Aug 19, 2009 The Irish Times
Commuters on Ireland's N11 expressway were surprised to find that the cause of a massive traffic jam was a monkey on the loose.
Aug 8, 2008 The Irish Times
<p>According to a recent survey of architects in Ireland, 80% think that local planning decisions do not support good design and are essentially a waste of time.</p>
Jul 18, 2008 The Irish Times
<p>Urban researchers have released a report warning that Dublin, Ireland, may soon have a sprawling footprint comparable to Los Angeles, but with less than one quarter the population. The report also suggests more investment in public transportation.</p>
Feb 13, 2007 The Irish Times
Vancouver's "Living First" strategy, which emphasizes downtown living, as well as careful attention to designing the downtown skyline, has made it one of North America's most livable cities.
Apr 10, 2006 The Irish Times
Historic Dublin is feeling pressure to increase density. Will Dubliners end up living in high-rise city center towers?
Jan 14, 2005 The Irish Times
A special series of twelve articles discussing Ireland's traffic problems and possible solutions.
Sep 24, 2001 The Irish Times