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Votes and Results

Votes Received for the 2018 Initiative in Clondalkin, Newcastle and Rathcoole

The vote is broken down as follows:
Project Votes

Christmas Lights

Proposal to light up the streets for the Christmas Period for North Clondalkin providing a festive atmosphere for residents, visitors and businesses in the run up to Christmas.

316

New Christmas Lights for Clondalkin Village

Replacing of Christmas lights/installation of lights for the Christmas period in Clondalkin Village, which will continue to add magic to the festive season for residents, visitors and businesses alike.

511

Renovate Portocabin for the Clondalkin Men Shed

The Clondalkin Men’s Shed request a renovation of a Portcocabin at their new site in Mayfield NC. This will allow the Men’s Shed further space in which men in the area can socialise and practice craft skills..

556

Gym Equipment and Activities for Rathcoole Community Centre

Rathcoole Community Council propose that new gym equipment be provided to the Rathcoole Community Centre to increase activities and use for older and younger people. This will provide an active and social outlet for people of all abilities.

345

A Community Orchard, Clondalkin Electoral Area

This is a combination of four separate project suggestions that ask for tree planting and community orchards to be made available throughout the Clondalkin Electoral Area. These trees will be visually striking and will add to the natural landscape.

483

Knockmitten Park Exercise Machines

The provision of outdoor exercise equipment in Knockmitten Park. This will provide an active outlet which the community can avail of while enjoying the outdoors.

264

Outdoor Table Tennis Table

To provide an outdoor table tennis table at the Civic Offices in Clondalkin or in a park in the area. This has both a social and active element to it which will allow people in the community to come together, get fit and have fun.

243

New Play Ground, Forest Hill Estate

The installation of a new playground at Forest Hill Estate. Children will be able to take advantage of the playground in order to spend time engaging in active recreation.

351

Exercise Equipment for Collinstown Park

Provide keep fit equipment suitable for adults at Collinstown Park. This will provide an active outlet which the community can avail of while enjoying the outdoors.

246

Planting Flowers across the Bawnogue Area

To create a more pleasant atmosphere in the Bawnogue area through the planting of flowers, adding to the natural landscape.

418

Bottle banks and recycling facilities for Cherrywood

To provide glass and recycling facilities in the Cherrywood area which will allow the community to further take care of the environment.

364

New pavement at 1916 Commemorative Garden / Gairdin Comortha

To compliment the existing 1916 Garden, this proposal requests the installation of high quality paving for the heritage site. This will enhance the garden and cement its status as a historical focal point in the area.

258

Dog park at Collinstown Park

A combination of eight project proposals, this seeks to install a safe area for dogs to run and play within Collinstown Park. This provides an area for dogs and dog owners to have their own space in order to socialise and be active.

283

Playground for St. Mark's Estate

To provide a playground for children in St. Mark’s Estate. Children will be able to take advantage of the playground in order to spend time engaging in active recreation.

342

Benches Project - Mosaic Art Project

To provide for Mosaic bench projects within Collinstown Park and surrounding area which will have both practical and artistic functions, adding to the scenery of the park.

143

WiFi Activated Self-Guided WalkHistorical Trail of Clondalkin

An amalgamation of five proposals, the WiFi activated guide could include a QR scanner, app, information signage and audio tour of the Clondalkin Village Heritage Trail.

357

Acoustic Piano for the Rathcoole Community Centre

To purchase an acoustic piano for the Community Centre in Rathcoole for use by Music Generation and any local person for practice. This provides access to music for all, whether they are a player or a listener.

347

Solar Powered Bench

The installation of a street bench attached to a solar panel and battery outside the Civic Office in Clondalkin that includes several phone charging points. People will be able to avail of an environmentally friendly way to charge their phones when out in public.

255

Irish Signs for Clondalkin

More Irish signs to be installed around Clondalkin to enhance the village’s reputation for Gaeilge for both residents and visitors alike. This will add to Clondalkin’s visual heritage.

474

On Street Bicycle Pump, Clondalkin Villlage

To provide an on-street bicycle pump at Pope’s Lane, Clondalkin to allow for cyclists maintain tyre pressure when cycling. This will aid cyclists who may not have access to a pump when they are in need of one.

395

Pedestrian Link between the Round Tower and Corkagh Park

To clean up and improve the light of the pedestrian link between the Round Tower Visitor’s Centre and Corkagh Park, enhancing the area for residents and visitors by providing ease of access between these two points.

567

Restoration of Old Nangor Road Water Pump

Propose that the water pump on the Old Nangor Road be preserved and made into a feature in conjuction with Clondalkin Tidy Towns, adding to Clondalkin’s visual heritage.

518

Welcome to Clondalkin Hedge Signage

Construct a “Welcome to Clondalkin” greeting at Newlands Cross. This will be a mound with the words made with shrubs, such as box hedging, to provide a warm welcome to those entering Clondalkin.

343

Safety and Inclusivity Study of Clondalkin's Public Spaces

To carry out a scoping study of Clondalkin public spaces regarding safety, including areas such as public lighting and harrassment and to carry out a public awareness campaign afterwards.

417


Winning Projects

Project Votes

Pedestrian Link between the Round Tower and Corkagh Park

To clean up and improve the light of the pedestrian link between the Round Tower Visitor’s Centre and Corkagh Park, enhancing the area for residents and visitors by providing ease of access between these two points.

567

Renovate Portocabin for the Clondalkin Men Shed

The Clondalkin Men’s Shed request a renovation of a Portcocabin at their new site in Mayfield NC. This will allow the Men’s Shed further space in which men in the area can socialise and practice craft skills..

556

Restoration of Old Nangor Road Water Pump

Propose that the water pump on the Old Nangor Road be preserved and made into a feature in conjuction with Clondalkin Tidy Towns, adding to Clondalkin’s visual heritage.

518

New Christmas Lights for Clondalkin Village

Replacing of Christmas lights/installation of lights for the Christmas period in Clondalkin Village, which will continue to add magic to the festive season for residents, visitors and businesses alike.

511

A Community Orchard, Clondalkin Electoral Area

This is a combination of four separate project suggestions that ask for tree planting and community orchards to be made available throughout the Clondalkin Electoral Area. These trees will be visually striking and will add to the natural landscape.

483

Irish Signs for Clondalkin

More Irish signs to be installed around Clondalkin to enhance the village’s reputation for Gaeilge for both residents and visitors alike. This will add to Clondalkin’s visual heritage.

474

Planting Flowers across the Bawnogue Area

To create a more pleasant atmosphere in the Bawnogue area through the planting of flowers, adding to the natural landscape.

418

Safety and Inclusivity Study of Clondalkin's Public Spaces

To carry out a scoping study of Clondalkin public spaces regarding safety, including areas such as public lighting and harrassment and to carry out a public awareness campaign afterwards.

417

On Street Bicycle Pump, Clondalkin Villlage

To provide an on-street bicycle pump at Pope’s Lane, Clondalkin to allow for cyclists maintain tyre pressure when cycling. This will aid cyclists who may not have access to a pump when they are in need of one.

395

Bottle banks and recycling facilities for Cherrywood

To provide glass and recycling facilities in the Cherrywood area which will allow the community to further take care of the environment.

364

WiFi Activated Self-Guided WalkHistorical Trail of Clondalkin

An amalgamation of five proposals, the WiFi activated guide could include a QR scanner, app, information signage and audio tour of the Clondalkin Village Heritage Trail.

357

New Play Ground, Forest Hill Estate

The installation of a new playground at Forest Hill Estate. Children will be able to take advantage of the playground in order to spend time engaging in active recreation.

351

Acoustic Piano for the Rathcoole Community Centre

To purchase an acoustic piano for the Community Centre in Rathcoole for use by Music Generation and any local person for practice. This provides access to music for all, whether they are a player or a listener.

347

Gym Equipment and Activities for Rathcoole Community Centre

Rathcoole Community Council propose that new gym equipment be provided to the Rathcoole Community Centre to increase activities and use for older and younger people. This will provide an active and social outlet for people of all abilities.

345

Welcome to Clondalkin Hedge Signage

Construct a “Welcome to Clondalkin” greeting at Newlands Cross. This will be a mound with the words made with shrubs, such as box hedging, to provide a warm welcome to those entering Clondalkin.

343