The €65 million re-development of the Curragh Racecourse is on track to finished by January 2019.
The classics and champions weekend races will continue to be hosted at the Kildare venue during the works
A Status Yellow wind warning remains in effect in Co. Kildare.
Met Eireann says Storm Doris will bring mean speeds 45 to 65 kilometres per hour will develop giving gusts of 90 to 110km/h.
The most severe winds are expected late tonight.
Its alleged that a taxi driver was assaulted in Newbridge last night.
A spokesperson for drivers in the town has told Kfm the incident occurred in the town proper.
Its alleged that a driver was stabbed in the hand several times, by a customer.
The Foreign Affairs Minister has hit out at the media coverage of Fine Gael's leadership.
Laois/Kildare South TD Charlie Flanagan denied it was getting in the way of Government work and said the media was making it a bigger deal than it is.
The elderly woman who died following a fire at a house in Osberstown yesterday has been named locally as Millie McEvoy.
The blaze broke out at the at 11.45am on Tuesday morning
Mrs McEvoy who was in her 80s, was being treated at Naas General Hospital.
Tenants in Kildare living in privately rented accommodation can now find out if their home falls within a rent increase cap zone.
Rents in these designated areas cannot be increased by more than 4% a year for the next three years.
George North is back the Wales team for Saturday's 6 Nations with Scotland at Murrayfield.
He replaces Alex Cuthbert - in the only change to the team that lost to England in their last outing.
The Northampton winger missed the match in Cardiff with a bruised thigh.