Thurles Council Buys Land for Town Park

Thurles Town Council has announced that it has purchased eight acres of land from St Patrick’s College for the provision of a Town Park along the banks of the River Suir.

Thurles Town Council has announced that it has purchased eight acres of land from St Patrick’s College for the provision of a Town Park along the banks of the River Suir.

The news was broadly welcomed as being extremely positive news and it is expected that construction will begin before the end of the year - a car park is to be constructed first of all on the site of the old farmyard in St Patricks.

The council also announced having secured the option to purchase a strip of land for the prpvision of an inner relief road from Clongour, to the rear of the Erin Foods site, across the river and onto the Mill Road.

See this weeks Tipperary Star for full story.