City/Life series: Limerick

Limerick: A city on the rise

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer @whytebarry
24th August, 2014
Conn Murray, the chief executive of Limerick City and County Council and the man who will roll-out Limerick 2030, a plan for the economic revival of the city. Picture: Sean Curtin

During August, *The Sunday Business Post* is reporting from Ireland’s regional capitals for our City/Life series, providing an insight into the business, economic and political life of each city we focus on. This week we visit Limerick, a city still battling the fallout from bad planning decisions made during the boom.


Michael Gleeson has been selling shoes in Limerick for 50 years. In that time he has seen the Irish economy rise...

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