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Unheard Voices SBIR Briefing Session - 3, May 2018

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Claire McVeigh, Senior Executive Planner, and Kevin Halpenny, Senior Parks Superintendent (Fingal County Council) introduce the Unheard Voices challenge.

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Unheard Voices SBIR Briefing Session - 3, May 2018

  1. 1. fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Comhairle Contae Fhine Gall Fingal County Council Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council Unheard Voices Briefing Event Claire McVeigh, Senior Executive Planner Kevin Halpenny, Senior Parks Superintendent 16th May 2018 Planning and Strategic Infrastructure
  2. 2. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.iePlanning and Strategic Infrastructure Department
  3. 3. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.iePlanning and Strategic Infrastructure Department
  4. 4. 01/ Engage in projects with optimism Work with people of different perspectives and backgrounds Ask questions and listen for the needs of the end user Search for hidden insights in conversations 02/ 03/ 04/ 05/ Look broad and wide for initial inspiration Develop many ideas and don’t be precious with them Think big, start small, scale fast Nurture failure and mistakes 06/ 07/ 08/ 09/ Allow processes to produce outcomes Work quick and dirty to try many Iterations of an idea Prototype Implement 10/ 11/ 12/
  5. 5. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie 2 test bed locations • Mulhuddart in Fingal County Council • Selected city centre area & suburban area in Cork City Council Planning and Strategic Infrastructure Department
  6. 6. fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Comhairle Contae Fhine Gall Fingal County Council Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council Green Infrastructure Planning Tolka Valley, Dublin 15 (Mulhuddart Area) KEVIN HALPENNY Senior Parks Superintendent May 2018 Dept. Name
  7. 7. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Green Infrastructure Definition Dept. Name • Green Infrastructure is a tool for providing ecological, economic, cultural and social benefits through nature based solutionsnature based solutionsnature based solutionsnature based solutions, in an urban/peri- urban environment. • Nature-based solutions to societal challenges may be defined as solutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are costsolutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are costsolutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are costsolutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are cost---- effective, simultaneously providing environmental, social and economiceffective, simultaneously providing environmental, social and economiceffective, simultaneously providing environmental, social and economiceffective, simultaneously providing environmental, social and economic benefits which help build resilience.benefits which help build resilience.benefits which help build resilience.benefits which help build resilience. • Green Infrastructure helps understand the goods, services and benefits nature offers human society (natures contributions to people), and helps mobilise investments that sustain and enhance these benefits. AAAA network of seminetwork of seminetwork of seminetwork of semi----natural areas, novel ecosystems andnatural areas, novel ecosystems andnatural areas, novel ecosystems andnatural areas, novel ecosystems and green space that delivers ecosystem goods, services andgreen space that delivers ecosystem goods, services andgreen space that delivers ecosystem goods, services andgreen space that delivers ecosystem goods, services and benefits that underpin human wellbenefits that underpin human wellbenefits that underpin human wellbenefits that underpin human well----being and quality of lifebeing and quality of lifebeing and quality of lifebeing and quality of life
  8. 8. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Green Infrastructure & NBS Examples Dept. Name • Green infrastructure can provide multiple functionsmultiple functionsmultiple functionsmultiple functions and benefits on the same spatial area. These functions can be 1.1.1.1. EEEEnvironmentalnvironmentalnvironmentalnvironmental (e.g. managing water flows; adapting to climate change) 2. SocialSocialSocialSocial (e.g. health benefits; walking, cycling running routes), 3.3.3.3. CCCCulturalulturalulturalultural (e.g. spiritual renewal; sense of place) 4.4.4.4. EconomicEconomicEconomicEconomic (e.g. supplying jobs; raising property prices). (Hard engineering structures - grey infrastructure - is still needed, but can often be reinforced with nature-based solutions through green infrastructure.)
  9. 9. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Dev. Plan Objectives Dept. Name Objective MULHUDDART 3 Improve and promote links between the Tolka Valley Park, Blanchardstown Centre and Mulhuddart Village. GIM 29 Prepare and Implement a Master Plan for the Tolka Valley Park
  10. 10. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Tolka Valley, Dublin Dept. Name
  11. 11. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Tolka Valley Regional Park Dept. Name Mulhuddart
  12. 12. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Pobal Deprivation Indices Dept. Name
  13. 13. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ie Mulhuddart Dublin 15 Demographic Profile Dept. Name • Rapid GrowthRapid GrowthRapid GrowthRapid Growth • Large Young Population almost 50% <25Large Young Population almost 50% <25Large Young Population almost 50% <25Large Young Population almost 50% <25 Years OldYears OldYears OldYears Old • High % Non Irish BornHigh % Non Irish BornHigh % Non Irish BornHigh % Non Irish Born • High % Unemployment and with lowerHigh % Unemployment and with lowerHigh % Unemployment and with lowerHigh % Unemployment and with lower levels of formal educationlevels of formal educationlevels of formal educationlevels of formal education
  14. 14. Fingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County CouncilFingal County Council fingalfingalfingalfingal.ieDept. Name

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