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Darcystown Road Housing Development – Objection Proposal (PDF)

We note that some residents have had trouble accessing the recent “Objection Proposal” submitted to Fingal County regarding the use of the Fingal County Council owned Darcystown road site. As a result, we have uploaded a PDF version of the document, which you might find easier to access. See link: http://www.roseparkresidentsassociation.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Rosepark-Residents-Commitee-Objection-Submission.pdf The site which is located [...]

Facebook Page for Rosepark Residents Association Launched

Due to the popularity of Facebook as a means of communication, we have launched our Rosepark Residents Association Facebook page to compliment the existing Rospark Residents Association Website but we still encourage all residents to sign up to the website as doing so will ensure you receive email communications about the latest events and activities organised [...]

Fingal Independent – Coverage of Planning Objection

The Rosepark Residents Association would like to share with you; recent coverage of the Planning Objection, submitted in relation to the Housing Development which is planned for the Darcystown road site. You can find the details of this article covered below as well as in the attached image. We have had some good feedback from [...]

Coffee Morning – Irish Premature Babies

Coffee Morning in Support of Irish Premature Babies DATE: Sunday 16 Nov 2014 TIME: 10 AM to 12 Noon VENUE: 14 Rosepark Balrothery We would like to support the Finnerty Family and the Irish Premature Babies foundation by making you aware of a coffee morning taking place this Sunday at the Finnerty residence. James Finerty [...]

Submission regarding proposed Part 8 Housing Development on Darcystown Road, Balrothery

To all residents of Rosepark, this post is to notify you that we have submitted our objection to the Part 8/Xl Proposed Works at Darcystown, Balrothery, Co. Dublin. On Tuesday the 11th of November, we submitted our “Objection” (Click here to access: Rosepark Residents Association Commitee – Objection Submission) of the afore mentioned; proposed works, [...]

Balrothery, the Village Fingal Forgot

[We wanted to share with you the protest write up we sent to both the Fingal Independant and the North County Leader] The quiet village of Balrothery, nestled in the hills of Fingal, well known for its association with Cricket and Heritage, has seen much change over the last 2 decades but unfortunately, very little [...]

Fingal Independent Coverage of Darcystown Site Demonstration

Balrothery residents protest against houses RESIDENTS of Rosepark estate in Balrothery are concerned that the last hope for a playground or recreational space for their children is to disappear if plans to build ten new social housing units on a nearby site, go ahead. The council wants to build ten new housing units on a [...]

Balrothery Community Council November Press Release

Following the very successful public meeting held by Balrothery Community Council in September where many issues arose, the singular message coming from the concerned residents was that the village could not accommodate more development and any further building or construction without feasible facilities and upgrading of very poor infrastructure, road and pathways could not proceed.A [...]

Darcystown Part 8 Site – Balrothery Demonstration

Thank you the Rosepark Residents Association, the Balrothery Community Council and to all residents from Balrothery who turned out to todays demonstration regarding the lack of amenities and the unsustainable, overdevelopment of the Balrothery area, especially the lack of safe play areas for children. Most importantly; thank you to all parents and children, for helping [...]

Rosepark Residents Deny Council Report

COMMUNITY NEWS | FINGAL INDEPENDENT | Tuesday, October 2014 RESIDENTS in Rosepark, Balrothery have challenged a council report on negotiations it held over a proposal to install traffic calming measures in the estate, calling the report ‘wholly inaccurate’. In a report presented to local councillors recently, the council claimed that no response was received from [...]

F.C.C Accusations of Non-Response Rebuffed by R.R.A

HEADLINE: Fingal County Council Accusations of Non-Response Rebuffed by the Rosepark Residents Association Recently, we told you about an Article published in the Fingal Independant ragarding double yellow lines on the Darcystown Road at the front of the Rosepark estate. In the article, Fingal County Council claimed that the lining scheme had been proposed to [...]

Rosepark speed ramps ruled out by council

According to an article today in the Independant.ie: Our request for speed ramps has yet again been ignored by the council and they have yet again dismissed our concerns around speeding on the main road; having referred to a previous survey to examine speeding on the Balrothery to Skerries (Darceystown Road), that apparently verified speeding [...]

RRA Consitution & FCC Planning Permission

We hope you have been enjoying this lovely sunny weekend. We have 3 documents we would like to share with you today.   1 – The Annual Report from the AGM. 2 – The Rosepark Residents Association Constitution. 3 – The original FCC Planning Permission for Rosepark (see links below). Number 3 is divided into [...]

RosePark Newsletter

April 2014 Supplement Residents Association AGM The AGM of the Residents Association was held on Tuesday 25th March 2014. Reports from the Chairperson, Secretary and Treasurer were given together with the annual financial report. A committee of 11 has been formed and our first committee meeting was held on Thursday 17th April. Following full discussion [...]

Rosepark Residents Association AGM

Calling on all residents of the Rosepark Estate to attend our AGM in the Balrothery Inn @ 8pm on Tuesday 25th March The committee look forward to meeting all residents in the main bar on the night.  The following matters will be covered: Report on events and activities in 2013 Financial Report Aims of the [...]

Our Sympathies on the Passing of a Dear Friend & Neighbour

It is with great regret that we must inform you of the sudden passing of a dear friend and neighbour Joe Callaghan. Joe passed away on Saturday morning at Beaumont Hospital, having taken ill on Thursday morning. Joe was an individual that worked tirelessly behind the scenes with humility to make Rosepark a beautiful place [...]

Dog Fouling Hotline 1800-250-500

Dublin’s four local authorities are launching a campaign today to encourage dog owners to clean up when their dogs foul public spaces. Officials say that 20% of dog owners do not clean up after their pets, posing a health and environmental risk. A hotline is also being set up to allow members of the public [...]

Bewitched Balbriggan

Halloween Night Festival Oct 31st 2013 on Quay St. Car Park Parades, Disco, Chinese Lanterns, fireworks, bouncy castle, Horror House and more. Click on the Poster below to find out more! Brought to you by Louise Butler and the Community Policing Forum www.cpforum.ie

Family Fun Event – This Sat 21st of September

As you all know, we had to cancel our family fun event in August due to weather conditions and we have now rescheduled this event for this Saturday, the 21st of September. So please join us for our first ever residents family fun event as the September blues sets in. We’re organising the events below [...]

Family Fun Event – Postponed!

As you all no doubt know at this stage, we had to cancel our family fun event yesterday due to weather conditions. Unfortuantely, the ground under foot on the green, was just too slippy to be safe. So unfortunately, we will have to reschedule this event for another Saturday in the coming weeks. It is [...]