State agencies and local authorities to address €9.5 billion MetroLink hearings

Oral hearings on the landmark MetroLink project are set to begin at Dublin’s Gresham Hotel this morning

An artist’s impression of the proposed Collins Avenue MetroLink station. Picture: MetroLink

The first oral hearing into the €9.5 billion MetroLink project for Dublin will take place this morning with representatives from the state transport agency and local authorities set to make submissions.

An Bord Pleanála will from hear from stakeholders, including residents, state bodies and business owners at the hearing beginning this morning in the Gresham Hotel on O’Connell St.

A planning application for the MetroLink was submitted to An Bord Pleanála by Transport Infrastructure Ireland ...