A museum for Portlaoise is a priority, says Cllr Caroline Dwane, noting that Laois Heritage Forum’s 2014 -18 plan has a long term aim of a county museum.
“I would ask Catherine Casey to prioritise a museum for Portlaoise town. Mountmellick have a lovely museum. If the courthouse vacates, that is an ideal site, or in the new library,” she said.
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