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Multi-storey car park and theatre among proposals

OVER a decade after the Franciscan Order donated the prime facility to the people of Killarney, the Áras Phádraig building on Lewis Road is now finally and officially in the ownership of Kerry County Council, can confirm. Following years of legal wrangling and protracted negotiations with third parties, it was revealed this Wednesday that… Continue Reading

Council’s 5.66-acre bid the only one received

Exclusive THE former St Finan’s Hospital building and the bulk of the surrounding land is to be offered for sale to the general public, can reveal. Kerry County Council has submitted an application to the Health Service Executive to acquire 5.66 acres of the sprawling complex, which has been vacant since 2012, and that… Continue Reading