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Officer will drive local action for biodiversity

Kerry will soon have a new biodiversity officer, with Kerry County Council one of 10 local authorities to be awarded funding to appoint a person to deliver and drive local action for biodiversity. The programme is being delivered by the Heritage Council and the County and City Management Association with the support of the Department… Continue Reading

Building would be ideal for civic offices and a new town hall

The Mayor of Killarney has urged Kerry County Council to purchase the historic Presentation Convent building and surrounding land and to develop it as civic offices. KillarmeyToday.com revealed earlier today that the landmark stone building, on a 1.422-acre site at Cathedral Place, has been put on the market with an estimated price tag of €1.5… Continue Reading

Huge interest in ‘the best site in Killarney’

The landmark Presentation Convent in Killarney is being offered for sale with an estimated price tag of €1.5 million, KillarneyToday.com can reveal. The distinctive stone building, in the shadow of St Mary’s Cathedral and at the rear of St Brigid’s Secondary School, has been vacant since the last of the sisters vacated the premises in… Continue Reading