Limerick City International Rugby Experience granted planning permission

first_imgNewsBreaking newsBusinessLimerick City International Rugby Experience granted planning permissionBy Staff Reporter – October 26, 2018 1774 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Limerick on Covid watch list Population of Mid West region increased by more than 3,000 in past year Email Paul O’Connell is pictured at the site on O’Connell Street, Limerick. Picture: Alan PlaceTHE International Rugby Experience project in the heart of Limerick City has been granted planning permission by An Bord Pleanála.The 30,000sqft development on the junction of O’Connell Street and Cecil Street would involve the demolition of 40 and 41 O’Connell Street and pave the way for the construction of seven-storey block with a two-storey portico fronting the city’s main thoroughfare.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Limerick TD Niall Collins posted to Twitter today saying “this is very welcome news and will hugely add to the sport and tourism offering in Limerick”.Big News in Limerick this morning – An Bord Pleanala has granted planning permission to JP McManus to develop the ‘International Rugby Experience’ in the City Centre. This is very welcome news and will hugely add to the sport and tourism offering in Limerick.— Niall Collins (@NiallCollinsTD) October 26, 2018“This is a €30 Million investment which will attract tens of thousands of visitors to Limerick annually,” the Fianna Fáil TD added.More information to follow Previous articleTwo Balloons at Richard Harris Film FestivalNext articlePaddy Brennan chronicles centuries of Limerick music Staff Reporter Facebook TAGSLimerick CityNews center_img Thefts of catalytic converters on the rise #crimeprevention Twitter Vicky calls for right to die with dignity Advertisement Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Print Linkedinlast_img read more