Dolphin House Regeneration Masterplan - Community Consultation
The Dolphin House Regeneration Board and the Dolphin House Community Development Association have been engaged in a process over recent months with Dublin City Council to agree a draft Master Plan for the remainder of the regeneration.
The draft outline of a new Master Plan is now in place for the community to see. The details of which have been compiled in this framework document (pdf).
The Regeneration Board, over the coming weeks is looking to capture resident’s feedback on the Masterplan Plan proposal and to answer any questions members of the community may have regarding the plans.
The following series of events will take place during April and May as part of the community consultation:
Master Plan model viewings
A scale model of the masterplan will be available to view in the Community Centre hall from Tuesday 30thMarch till the 10th April.
In order for viewings to take place in a safe way they will have be done on an appointment basis (weekdays 9.00am - 5.00pm). If you want to view the masterplan model you can call 086-6088786 (between 9.00am – 1.00pm) to book a time and date.
From the Monday 12th April to Saturday 17th April the 'scale model' can be viewed outside the community centre each day from 12.00noon – 4.00pm.
The 'scale model' will be placed within the vicinity of each of the housing blocks for residents to view during the week of the 26th April :
Monday 26th April 10.00am – 1.00pm - The courtyard of New Dolphin Park
Thursday 29th April 9.00am 1.00pm - The Phase 1 carpark and outside the Long Blocks
Friday 30th April 9.00am – 1.00pm – The entrance of the 3rd, 4th and 5th blocks
(The ‘scale model’ will be under a gazebo so viewings can take place should it rain)
Due to public health guidelines we have to limit the number of residents viewing the scale model at any one time. All residents must wear a mask when attending the viewing and social distancing will apply.
Online Block meetings
A series of online meetings through Zoom will take place from the 13th April. At these meetings Dublin City Council will go through the plans for Dolphin House and answer any questions residents have. The meetings will take place in the morning and evening to accommodate residents in each block.
See details below:
- Phase 1 (93 to 188), 2nd Block (189 to 212) and Long Blocks (1 to 44) & (45 to 92)
Tuesday 13th April - 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Thursday 15th April – 10.00am – 11.30am
- 3rd Block (213 to 272), 4th Block (273 to 332) and 5th Block (333 to 392)
Wednesday 14th April - 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Tuesday 20th April – 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Wednesday 21st April – 10.00am – 11.30am
- New Dolphin Park
Wednesday 21st April – 10.00am – 11.30am
If you would like to attend one of these online block meetings, please call or text 086-3854250 or email Dolphin.Consultation@gmail.com to register.
3D video of the Master Plan
A 3D architectural animated video is available to view and download.
Dublin City Council online presentation
This is a recorded presentation from the block zoom meeting on the 13th April by Dublin City Council architect Stefan Lowe.
Frequently Asked Questions
During the consultation process a number of questions were asked by residents, below is list of these Frequently Asked Questions, along with replies from Dublin City Council.
From the 30th April a survey of the community will take place to seek residents’ opinions and views on the regeneration Master Plan. A copy of the survey will be posted to all households in Dolphin House and New Dolphin Park.
The Dolphin House & Dolphin Park Joint Regeneration Board is asking every household to complete and return the survey to a secure box in the community centre by Friday 14th May.
An online version of survey is also available to residents which can be completed by phone, tablet or computer : www.surveymonkey.com/r/DolphinHouse
All replies are confidential and the completed survey will only be seen by Community Action Network, who are independent consultants carrying out the survey on behalf of Dolphin House & Park Joint Regeneration Board.
For further information or queries about the regeneration plans in Dolphin House:
Tel: (086) 3854250