Long-running legal row over 1,400 homes on South Circular Road site settled

A deal has been struck between Dublin 8 residents and the developer, as locals ‘reluctantly’ agree to conclude legal process

South Circular Road site: The legal cases taken against the residential project in Dublin 8 were among the most high-profile judicial reviews of a planning decisions by An Bord Pleanála in recent years

A long-running legal challenge over 1,400 homes on the South Circular Road in Dublin has been withdrawn.

The Business Post understands the move has come after a deal was struck between local residents and Hines, the developer behind a high-profile project to build 1,400 homes on the former Player Wills and Bailey Gibson sites in Dublin 8.

A spokesman for the Dublin 8 Residents Association said that following negotiations it has “reluctantly agreed to conclude ...