Construction News http://www.constructionireland.ie Almost One Million Electric Ireland Customers To Receive Reduced Bills http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231564/almost-one-million-electric-ireland-customers-to-receive-reduced-bills http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231564/almost-one-million-electric-ireland-customers-to-receive-reduced-bills Almost one million Electric Ireland customers are to receive an automatic reduction in their bills before the end of the summer. The firm confirmed the savings will continue to be automatically appli Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Boil Water Notice Issued To Over 1,500 Irish Water Customers In Galway http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231557/boil-water-notice-issued-to-over-1-500-irish-water-customers-in-galway http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231557/boil-water-notice-issued-to-over-1-500-irish-water-customers-in-galway Over 1,500 Irish Water customers in parts of Galway have been issued with a boil water notice with immediate effect. The notice applies to residents on the Kilkerrin-Moylough Water Supply Scheme and Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Irish People To Be Safeguarded From Negative Effects Of Hydraulic Fracking http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231558/irish-people-to-be-safeguarded-from-negative-effects-of-hydraulic-fracking http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231558/irish-people-to-be-safeguarded-from-negative-effects-of-hydraulic-fracking People living in Ireland will now be safeguarded from the negative effects of hydraulic fracking, after a bill was passed to ban fracking. The Bill, put forward by Fine Gael TD Tony McLouglin, will n Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Call For Waste Regulator To Be Established http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231555/call-for-waste-regulator-to-be-established http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231555/call-for-waste-regulator-to-be-established Fianna Fáil is calling for a Waste Regulator to be established. The party made the call after Energy Minister Denis Naughten confirmed that from 01 July waste collection operators will be allowed to Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Minister Urged To Ignore Call To Reverse Bedsit Ban http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231567/minister-urged-to-ignore-call-to-reverse-bedsit-ban http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231567/minister-urged-to-ignore-call-to-reverse-bedsit-ban The Housing Minister is being urged to ignore the call from the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) to reverse the bedsit ban. Sinn Féin housing spokesperson Eoin Ó Broin said lifting the ban wou Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Govt Urged To Compensate All Landowners If Electric Cables Are Placed On Their Land http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231556/govt-urged-to-compensate-all-landowners-if-electric-cables-are-placed-on-their-l http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231556/govt-urged-to-compensate-all-landowners-if-electric-cables-are-placed-on-their-l Fianna Fail is urging the Government to give all landowners in Ireland compensation if electric cables or pylons are placed on their land. Currently, landowners who engage with Transport Infrastructu Thu, 29 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Plans Submitted To Save Historic Building In Co Down http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231515/plans-submitted-to-save-historic-building-in-co-down http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231515/plans-submitted-to-save-historic-building-in-co-down Lacuna Developments has submitted plans to save a historic building in Holywood, Co Down. The development in Stewart%apos;s Place partially collapsed in July last year. Alliance Councillor Andrew Muir we Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work Complete On New School Extension In Dublin http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231511/work-complete-on-new-school-extension-in-dublin http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231511/work-complete-on-new-school-extension-in-dublin Construction work has been completed on a new school building extension in Raheny, Dublin. Over €750,000 was invested in the extension for Naíscoil Íde. The facilities provide bright and spacious ne Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Urgent Call For Govt To Reform HAP Scheme http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231497/urgent-call-for-govt-to-reform-hap-scheme http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231497/urgent-call-for-govt-to-reform-hap-scheme Fianna Fáil has urgently called on the government to reform its Homeless Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) Scheme. Spokesperson on Housing Barry Cowen TD said the scheme, which was introduced in Dubli Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT Minister Urged To Order %apos;Systematic Re-Check%apos; Of Fire Safety In Buildings http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231513/minister-urged-to-order-systematic-re-check-of-fire-safety-in-buildings http://www.constructionireland.ie/construction-news/231513/minister-urged-to-order-systematic-re-check-of-fire-safety-in-buildings The Green Party is calling on Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy to order a "systematic re-check" of fire safety in buildings after it was revealed the same cladding used in Grenfell Tower in London was a Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT