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Quick question about roof for John Roberts square


  • Registered Users Posts: 3,511 ✭✭✭ Max Powers

    Can anyone remember if there were proposals to put a roof on the square floated about 2008/09. I have a very vague memory of something of that nature.

    found it looks like a clever ides now!

    Agree, putting roofs on public areas, no matter where is nearly always a good idea.

  • Registered Users Posts: 1,770 ✭✭✭ shockwave

    What would be the point its not used for anything much.

  • Registered Users Posts: 3,967 ✭✭✭ KevRossi

    shockwave wrote: »
    What would be the point its not used for anything much.

    I think the idea is that it could then be used to encourage events to be held there, regular markets, concerts etc. etc. More footfall is always a good thing.

  • Registered Users Posts: 870 ✭✭✭ Captain Red Beard

    Was that an April fools thing?

  • Registered Users Posts: 255 ✭✭ ArtVandelay76

    Was the plan to put a roof in Arundel square as well? Was this announced around the time they said they were roofing the Apple market.

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  • Closed Accounts Posts: 40,086 ✭✭✭✭ Harry Palmr

    No 2009 was when this was suggested.