‘Rebuilding Ireland – Action Plan for Housing & Homelessness’ by David O’Connor
David O’Connor, Head of Housing Delivery Unit DHPCLG will present ‘Rebuilding Ireland – Action Plan for Housing & Homelessness’
David O’Connor, qualified as an architect in 1976, worked in private practice for 9 years before joining the local authority service in Dublin Corporation in 1985. He was appointed County Architect in the newly-established Fingal County Council in 1995. He subsequently gained the post of Director for Planning and Development and served in that capacity for 3 years before being appointed County Manager for that Council from 2006 to 2013.
As an active member of the RIAI for over 20 years he held the posts of Vice-president and Honorary Treasurer. David was recently appointed Director of the Housing Delivery Office – a special section to accelerate the process by which Housing across all categories is delivered. This Office was established under the government’s “Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness – Rebuilding Ireland” launched in July this year.