“We live in a beautiful constituency and are blessed to have wonderful amenities like the Dodder Greenway, Marley Park, the new and exciting possibilities of Fernhill gardens, the mountains of Glencullen and Tibradden and many many more.
I am always struck when I meet people at events and on the doors by the great sense of community we have in Dublin Rathdown and that is something I bring with me into Leinster House. I take my role as your representative very seriously and am honoured you have placed your trust in me.”Catherine Martin T.D.
“I hold regular constituency advice clinics which are advertised locally and on my facebook or twitter pages. I have hosted many local groups in Leinster House and would love to welcome you here. If you are interested in a tour please get in touch. “Catherine Martin T.D.
A DAIL motion on building standards by a local TD was passed earlier this month, signalling Leo Varadkar’s first defeat as Taoiseach. Dublin Rathdown TD and Green Party deputy leader Catherine Martin said the Government must tackle “shoddy developers and cowboy...read more
... TD and Green Party Deputy Leader Catherine Martin expressed her disappointment at the news, saying that it is “very disheartening for the community in Goatstown”. She added: “This is a systemic problem which shows a lack of forward planning in the entire county....read more
Congregation of the Religious of Jesus and Mary sell 5.4 acre site in Goatstown A religious order has sold a plot of land for an estimated €13 million despite objections from parents at the adjoining primary school. The Congregation of the Religious of Jesus and Mary...read more
T.D. for Dublin Rathdown and Deputy Leader of the Green Party Catherine Martin today called on the Department of Education and Skills to support the school community of Gaelscoil Shliabh Rua, after the school was vandalised last night. "I was horrified to learn that...read more
The children, parents and staff of Ballinteer Educate Together National School have been waiting since 2012 for their school to be built. They have not yet got clarity on where their classes will be in September 2017. This is a totally unacceptable situation. I have...read more
25 of 33 schools in Dublin Rathdown have lands zoned as residential Commenting on recent announcements of the sales of land at Our Lady's Grove, Goatstown and Clonkeen College, Blackrock Green Party Deputy Leader and TD for Dublin Rathdown Catherine Martin said: "The...read more
Green Party Deputy Leader and TD for Dublin Rathdown Catherine Martin introduced her Motion Re Building Standards, Regulation & Homeowner Protection to the Dáil June the 21st 2017. The Motion, which called for, among...
On Wednesday, May 31st, Dáil Éireann will debate the Heritage Bill - also know as the Slash and Burn Bill. The Government are seeking to extend the seasons for gorse burning and hedge cutting, with blatant disregard for...
An excerpt from my question to the Minister for Education on the future of schools in the Dublin Rathdown area, particularly Our Lady's Grove, a large portion of which has recently been put up for sale.
I challenged the Minister for Education Richard Bruton on the poor communication with parents and staff of Ballinteer Educate Together National School about arrangements for the school in September 2017
I am bringing a motion to extend the maternity leave for mothers who give birth prematurely to the Dail next week. We need you to lobby your local TDs to support this motion to ensure that parents who have premature babies...
An excerpt from my question to the Taoiseach regarding the reopening of Stepaside Garda Station.