Tuesday September 22, 2020

Ronan firm criticises council over Salesforce building plans

The Spencer Place Development Company had been granted permission to build to 13 storeys, but local authority objected

9th February, 2020
Johnny Ronan took out ads in several Sunday newspapers, including the Business Post, suggesting that the cap on heights was “the height of stupidity”. Picture: Tony Gavin

Property tycoon Johnny Ronan’s development company has criticised Dublin City Council‘s decision to take a legal challenge to a decision to grant it planning permission for the Salesforce campus in Dublin’s Docklands.

Spencer Place Development Company (SPDC) has said the decision will delay the delivery of much-needed housing.

“The council has decided to launch its challenge to the development of the housing units in the midst of Ireland’s worst...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The Dublin distillery recorded profits of €1.6 million last year as revenue rose to €18.2 million

Barry J Whyte | 5 hours ago

Martin stresses that new rules will come into force in January regardless of result of current negotiations

Aaron Rogan | 7 hours ago

Banking sources says take-up is surprisingly strong given lack of alternative jobs in the industry

Ian Guider | 1 day ago