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Construction commences on Mary Robinson Centre

Fri, Dec 06, 2019

Following the recent signing of contracts, Mayo County Council confirmed this week that construction of the Mary Robinson Centre in Ballina has a commencement date of Thursday December 5.

The project entails the conservation and refurbishment of the original Robinson family home with a contemporary new-build extension. The project is located on Emmet Street, overlooking the world-famous River Moy and on to St Muredach's Cathedral on the opposite bank.

When completed, the centre will include a museum, archive, research and educational facility and events venue. The contract, which Mayo County Council signed with LPB Construction Services, to the value of €3.10 million, is expected to be completed in 2021.


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