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Dessie Ellis TD


Dessie Ellis

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Dessie Ellis - Spokesperson on Drug addiction

Dessie Ellis is your Sinn Féin TD for Dublin North West. He was first elected to Leinster House in February 2011, after serving as a Dublin City Councillor since 1999. He has worked full-time for the people of the Dublin North West constituency ever since.

Dessie is a lifelong republican and a community activist. He is a qualified technician and was previously as a trade union shop steward. In his constituency of Dublin North West, Dessie works on behalf of local residents to resolve issues related to housing and transport - areas which are under significant threat from the austerity policies of the current government.

Dessie has a strong record of contributions in Dáil Eireann, with his contributions far exceeding that of the average number per TD. Dessie is a member of the Joint Policing Committee, Finglas Safety Forum, Ballymun Safety Forum and the Finglas/Cabra Drugs Task Force. He also regularly attends various tenants, residents and community association meetings as an elected representative for the area.

Constituency Office details/Clinic times: Full time Constituency office. Open to Public 9.30am to 12.30 pm Monday to Friday and Monday,Wednesday and Friday 2.00 to 4.00pm. 

Axis Centre, Ballymun 6pm to 7pm Thursdays. 


Statements (441)

'Serious concerns' over the rise of crack cocaine use - Dessie Ellis TD15 February, 2018

ODCE in drastic need of reform – Ellis1 February, 2018

More resources needed to reduce social housing maintenance backlog – Ellis31 January, 2018

Metro North delay ‘posing a real threat to economic development of Dublin’ – Ellis26 October, 2017

North Finglas needs a Primary Care Centre, not more empty promises from Government – Ellis25 October, 2017

Budget 2018 lacked real initiatives to resolve the homeless crisis – Ellis19 October, 2017

Plans to close Glasnevin Avenue Post Office ‘defy logic’ – Ellis18 October, 2017

Dunsink site urgently needs development for housing – Ellis18 October, 2017

Budget 2018 ‘big on words but empty on real solutions’ – Ellis12 October, 2017

Focus on vacant homes ‘welcome, but only part of the solution’ – Ellis14 August, 2017

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