The Proposed Destruction of Rathcoole Woodlands would be Environmental Vandalism and is not something I could support.

At the September Clondalkin area meeting i spoke in relation to the Woodlands in Rathcoole and said the proposed development is contrary to the SDCC climate change strategy – I support a full Biodiversity study for this area and call on SDCC to look at re-arranging the proposal and prevent a climate change disaster , I am informed there is thousands of trees in the Woodlands , I know we need housing but we also must remember we have a climate change strategy that the full council has agreed . There will have to be a compromise and i will work with SDCC on finding this