Special Olympics Success for Team Ireland

0 August 14, 2015

Team Ireland’s 88 athletes who took part in the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, were welcomed back at Dublin Airport on 4th August by hundreds of screaming fans.  The team took home a total of 82 medals 26 Gold, 28 Silver and 28 Bronze medals along with 41 Placement (more…)


Funding Secured for Balbriggan Lighthouse Dome

0 May 26, 2015

Cllr Tony Murphy (Ind) is delighted to have secured funding from Fingal County Council for the replacement of the Lighthouse Dome in Balbriggan. The Lighthouse Dome was removed in the 1960s due to corrosion. Local efforts over the past 50 years to have the dome replaced have been (more…)

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Balbriggan Tourist Office is on the Move

0 May 4, 2015

After extensive lobbying Cllr Tony Murphy has convinced Fingal County Council to relocate the Tourist Office into the civic Buildings on St. Georges Square Balbriggan.  “While we were happy to have a tourist office in Balbriggan it needed to be more visible and have a central location” he says. (more…)

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Murphy says NO to Irish Water

0 November 3, 2014

Fingal County Councillor Tony Murphy, in a hard hitting statement, says that it’s time to call a halt to the debacle that is Irish Water. “I don’t agree with charging people for water when we are already paying for it through our taxes. Furthermore, I do not agree with (more…)

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Murphy – Does Balbriggan Always Have to Satisfy Fingal’s Need for Social Housing?

0 April 14, 2014

Public Representative, Tony Murphy, challenges Fingal County Council to review its policy of providing planning permission for houses that are designed to satisfy the Council’s need for Social Housing. While recognising the need to provide social housing for local people, the current proposal to build more social housing units in Balbriggan for the general Fingal population is flawed and does not support the development of a well balanced community. (more…)


Tony Murphy Challenges Fingal County Council over illegal Road Closure

0 February 28, 2014

Public Representative, Tony Murphy, challenges Fingal County Council regarding the closure of a section of the Naul Road in Balbriggan without an appropriate Road Closure Licence being in place. “I have been contacted by numerous residents of Balbriggan regarding the undue traffic congestion experienced by them over the past month by the unofficial road closure on the Naul Road at Millfield Shopping Centre.” says Murphy, who is running as an independent candidate in the Fingal Local elections on 23rd May next. (more…)

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Tony Murphy Declares Independence

0 February 11, 2014

Public Representative, Tony Murphy, has declared his intention to run as an Independent Candidate to represent Balbriggan in Fingal County Council in the Local Elections on May 23rd. “I did not get sufficient commitment from the government party to deliver for the people of Balbriggan” says Murphy, who was offered a position on the Fine Gael ticket but has decided to run as an independent. (more…)