“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.
From the South Dublin Gazette ... T.D. for Dublin Rathdown and Deputy Leader of the Green Party, Catherine Martin was there and told Dublin Gazette the residents are reaching “breaking point” and that a “joined-up” response from the council is needed to address the...read more
From the South Dublin Gazette ... TD Catherine Martin expressed concern over the development saying: “The private market won’t deliver affordable housing.” Deputy Martin said: “The sale of this development will now be leaving the more than 1,000 people who had...read more
From the South Dublin Gazette ... Green Party Deputy Leader Catherine Martin, who worked at St Tiernan’s Community School for 16 years prior to becoming a TD, said it is very frustrating and disheartening for the staff and students. She said: “Teachers and pupils in...read more
From The Irish Times ... Local Green Party TD Catherine Martin said teachers and pupils in schools such as St Tiernan’s felt demoralised and neglected, especially given the limited access to PE as a Leaving Cert subject. “The overarching priority for this or any other...read more
T.D. for Dublin Rathdown and Green Party Deputy Leader Catherine Martin today welcomed the designation of Ballyogan Swimming Pool (as part of Phase 2 of the Samuel Beckett Civic Campus) as a committed project in the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown Capital Programme, indicating...read more
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
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.