Tag Archives: good news

Dumping aside,also legit tagged bags in the backG.Credit to ppl who do the right thing -> Summerhill Pde, D1. Sep 22 2017

With thanks to SmcG, who says “Dumping in the usual spot from the residents of Summerhill Parade. You would think that after so many years DCC would have some sort of clue into how to deal with this. Step 1. … Continue reading

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Sub got the reg Number of the dumper& its been passed on :) -> River Rd, D15. Aug 13 2017

With thanks to EMcG, who says ” today at 5.50 white hiace van ??d35805″

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This isnt dumping.There are no bins,ppl are using these bags instead.Bins Needed! -> 3rd Lock, Royal Canal D7. May 11 2017

with thanks to @SuzyLLindsay , who says “Makeshift bins, evidence of the need for litter bins along the #royalcanal at lock 3 @waterwaysirelan @DubCityCouncil @DublinLitter“

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Sub:’rubbish is back after a long clean spell’ -> beside 506:508 NCRd, D1. Jul 27 2016

With thanks to FC, who says “After a long spell of a litter free area, it’s back.” Still good news to hear about some sort of clean spell, though!

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Submitter:”almost artistic!”.@DubCityCouncil truck incoming,good stuff.. -> Gardiner Place,D1. Jun 15 2016

With thanks to JC, who says “Almost artistic in its composition! @27 Gardiner Place”

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Locals cleaned up,but their bags were not picked up after -> Slaney Rd, D11. May 31 2016

With thanks to CL, who says “Someone has cleared up all the rubbish from the ditch on the road up to Lidl Glasnevin but the bags have been left here for weeks. Isn’t there a DCC depot on this road?”

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#LooksLikeDumping but isn’t.Someone cleaned the ditch,but bags then never picked up -> Slaney Rd, D11. May 24 2016

With thanks to CL, who says “Someone has cleared the rubbish out of the ditch on the road up to Lidl Glasnevin but the bags of collected rubbish have been here for over a week, Thanks”

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Some improvement but Dublin still bottom of the league -> IBAL Nationwide Litter League,Aug30 2015

[pdf 130K] IBAL-nationalrelease-august-2015

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Some good news! Normally a notorious blackspot every w/e,but looking great today @DubCityCouncil -> Blessington St, D7. Oct 19 2014

With thanks to PC, who says “Please put photos these on the blog. You won’t believe your eyes when you see them and neither will anyone else. These were taken this afternoon on Upper Blessington Street on my way to … Continue reading

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Dumper’s name& address clearly visible here! Perhaps for once a fine may be issued -> Foxborough Park, D22. Aug 14 2014

With thanks to VE, who says “Can you please forward to litter warden. Dumped box in bushes in Foxborough Park (near bus stop on main road) with the following name and address clearly visable. S**** B***, 10 Foxborough Downs. Please … Continue reading

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One Resident Association’s Successful Campaign vs Local Dumping. Click thru to read &Pls Share/RT/FW -> BLEND, D7. Mar-May 2014

As you know, all of us who live in the inner-city have had a major issue with the dumping of rubbish in our areas.  BLEND Residents’ Association, with support from several local businesses, embarked on a campaign to try and halt this … Continue reading

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One Resident Association’s Successful Campaign vs Local Dumping. Click thru to read &Pls Share/RT/FW -> BLEND, D7. Mar-May 2014

Editor’s Note: Publishing a second time as the first time was in the middle of Eurovision and nobody noticed ! As you know, all of us who live in the inner-city have had a major issue with the dumping of … Continue reading

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Example 2: Bins provided to tenants -> Former blackspot NCR, D1. May 10 2014

With thanks to FC, who says “”The first photo shows litter outside 506/508 NCR, where along with 504, bins are not provided by landlord. Second photo shows the view up the road which was previously a litter blackspot. Now that … Continue reading

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Red Warden’s Sticker, but the bag looks pretty old -> Killarney Parade, D7. May 07 2014

With thanks to SM

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Some CCTV signs added since last time but dumping persists -> Silken Pk backroad, Kingswood D22. May 07 2014

With thanks to LH

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Look at the size of the weekend pile! Yer man has a fair job to clean all that up -> Blessington St, D7. Apr 28 2014

With thanks to PL, who says “never changes. Sundays & monday mornings are the worst”

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Warden’s been here, red stickers,but no deterrent as more bags added since -> Dominic St, D1. Apr 24 2014

With thanks to PL

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Caught red-handed! Private CCTV – Council CCTV is ‘impossible’ for some reason -> Moore Lane, D1. Apr 11 2014

With thanks to LOC who says “Dumping in Moore lane this Evening , caught on CCTV , will be on to the litter wardens in the morning !” Excellent

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Dumper #1 again, correct pic this time! Click thru to site if video not playing -> Blessington Court, D7. Mar 03 2014

With big thanks to VQ @cambatv,  and to BLEND Resident’s Association

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Dumper #3, caught red handed! Click thru to site if video not playing -> Blessington Court, D7. Feb 19 2014

With big thanks to VQ @cambatv,  and to BLEND Resident’s Association

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Dumper #2, caught red handed! Click thru to site if video not playing -> Blessington Court, D7. Mar 03 2014

With big thanks to VQ @cambatv,  and to BLEND Resident’s Association

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“Dumping blackspot, like this most days” says submitter -> Old County Rd & Ardagh Rd, D12. Feb 11 2014

With thanks to JG, who says “Hi there, dumping blackspot in Crumlin, alleyway between old county road and ardagh road. To be fair, dcc are pretty good at cleaning it (it’s like this most days) but they haven’t been for … Continue reading

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Guess that’s progress, kind of! The dumping is IN the salt bin now -> Mountjoy Sq, D1. Feb 2014 and Feb 2013

With thanks to @barratemple, who says “The situation is improving. Rubbish is not dumped but placed in a container although not the right one @DublinLitter. that’s the South-West corner of Mountjoy Square. I took this other picture about one year … Continue reading

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Good news time!(2/2) Today’s bin day& all bags visible in pic are tagged& legit.Even in a blackspot area, most ppl clean -> Blessington St, D7. Feb 04 2014

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Good news time! (1/2) Rprtd yest, cleaned by this a.m. Looking up at B.Basin gates -> Blessington St, D7. Feb 04 2014

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Weekly delivery from the persistent offenders in nos. X and Y -> Belvedere Place, D1. Jan 30 2014

With thanks to JC, who says “”Someone in #22 obviously got a job lot of laundry bags… The bag on the railings is outside #1, another persistent offender. The whole street is a mess again this week of tagged, untagged … Continue reading

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“There’s just no conscience” said the Builder,unloading 15 tyres from his Skip -> Eugene St, D8. Jan 29 2014

With thanks to SD, who says “Fly-tipping into their skip removed and neatly stacked by bemused builders. Reported to DCC repeatedly over past week. “There’s just no conscience,” said one if the builders. In fairness, fifteen tyres, a rug, a … Continue reading

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Despite those abandoned bins,in gen this St. is way better than it was. Thats something -> Blessington St, D7. Jan 21 2014

With thanks to PL

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Part of the new DCC anti-dumping ‘Blitz’ strategy -> New Greyhound System, Central Dublin. Jan 18 2014

Let’s hope this improves things!  At this stage people are desperate for anything that might work.

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Good news time! Monthly cleanup in action -> 14 pics from Royal Canal Bank btwn Cross Guns & Dorset St Bridge, D9. Jan 11 2014

With thanks to LC, who says “a few photos from the clean up on last Saturday. We’d be delighted if you were able to mention the project on your blog and share a couple of the images.”   With pleasure! … Continue reading

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And cleaned overnight! To be fair to DCC,their cleanup response is often pretty good @KilmainhamD8 -> Ashmount Court, D8. Jan 15 2014

With thanks to @KilmainhamD8, who says “Fair play to the Council, all of the mess outside Ashmount Court was cleared overnight @DublinLitter“

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4 piles,all from 1 spot.Warden’s been out to the pile in pic#1 -> Bolton St, D1. Jan 07 2014

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Pic 2/2.Reason is, locals do a monthly clean-up,fair play -> Royal Canal Bank Walk, D9. Nov 30 2013

With thanks to PL

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Pic 1/2. Some good news! Canal walk clean& beautiful -> Royal Canal Bank Walk, D9. Nov 30 2013

With thx to PL

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Good to see these red Wardens Stickers,but shd be on all dumped bags,not 1 in 100 -> Parliament St, D2. Nov 27 2013

With thx to PL

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4 pics,but again, seen it worse -> Cork St, D8. Nov 17 2013

With thanks to RG

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Good news(take2).ALL bags in pic are tagged,for bin day.Dumpers are a minority,worth rmembring that -> Church St, D7.Nov 13 2013

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More bags further down.In fairness tho this St has improved somewhat,used be a total blackspot -> Nth Frederick St, D1. Nov 08 2013

With thanks to PL

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Warden’s been,see the Red Stickers.Always welcome but clearly no deterrent anymore,sadly -> Richmond Cottages Lane, D1. Nov 04 2013

With thanks to local resident SM, who says “All over the lane, indiscriminate dumping, the place has been turned upside down. So much dumping in such a small space. IMG_1088 – the Aldi bag – this is the 3rd time … Continue reading

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In fairness, we reported this Fri p.m and it was cleaned by Sat p.m. Quick DCC response -> Western Way & Royal Canal Bank, D7. Oct 21 2013

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We’ve gotten many pics of dumping by canal banks, so great to see it looking good ->Royal Canal, D9. Oct 20 2013

With thanks to @patrickclowry

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A good news story for once! Looking clean at the tail end of a w.e – Great to see -> Royal Canal, Broombridge to Dorset St, D9. Oct 20 2013

With thanks to PC

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Some good news for a change! -> Cambridge Rd, D6. Apr 16 2013

With thx to Colm W, who says “Reported to u yesterday, gone today!”

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Some good news for a change! Cathedral Ln cleaned properly this morning. Sunday Feb 24 2013

Local residents v appreciative. With thx to EE.

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