Future of Merrion Square café, gallery and toilets uncertain

Construction was due to start in late 2021, but a decision as to whether the project will go ahead will now take place in March

Planning permission for the Merrion Square project was granted in 2017

The future of the long-awaited public toilets, café and gallery in Merrion Square in Dublin is uncertain with the project still “under review”.

A Dublin City Council costs review of the construction project began last summer due to price increases associated with building due to Covid-19 and Brexit, this newspaper reported.

At the time the council said works were to begin in the third quarter of 2021. But Dublin City Council this week confirmed the ...