No decision yet on future of Tralee convent

No decision has been made about the future of a landmark building in Tralee which is to close. Sisters of Mercy The Sisters of Mercy have decided to close their convent in Balloonagh but say no date has been set for this. The religious order says the sixteen sisters currently living in the convent will be relocated in Tralee and the detail of this is under consideration. Balloonagh Convent and the surrounding complex is owned by Mulchinock Trust which is under the remit of the Diocese of Kerry.