Ireland Local residents and businesses to protest against plans to open Ireland's largest homeless shelter in Dublin City
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Local residents and businesses are set to stage a huge protest against proposals to open Ireland's largest homeless shelter in Dublin City.
A tourist hotel on Aungier Street is set to be turned into a shelter called Avalon House which would be able to house 150 people.
The shelter - which was set to be opened in January and operated by The Peter McVerry Trust - has prompted angry responses from locals.
It is being alleged that businesses and residents in the area had not been consulted about the plans.
Dublin City Councillor Mannix Flynn said: "There's already three facilities within in this area.
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"There's DePaul which is right beside it which basically deals with people who have addiction issues, you have the Salvation Army just on the corner of Aungier Street and you also have a Peter McVerry Trust facility on Aungier Street anyway."
The protest is due to get underway at 5pm on Friday evening.
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