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#Transport

From TheJournal.ie E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery' Alternative Transport

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'

That’s according to Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry, who says e-scooter users are left in limbo with no regulations.

From TheJournal.ie 26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line Rush Hour

26 longer Luas trams to be introduced on Green Line

The first of the trams, which will increase passenger capacity from 319 to 408, was officially unveiled today.

From TheJournal.ie Ross seeks county-by-county review of 'insanely uncoordinated' speed limits Inconsistencies

Ross seeks county-by-county review of 'insanely uncoordinated' speed limits

Minister for Transport Shane Ross has called on all local authorities to carry out the review.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should there be Copenhagen-style cycle lanes in every major Irish city? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should there be Copenhagen-style cycle lanes in every major Irish city?

People often point to how the Danish city treats cycle lanes – but could we replicate it here?

From TheJournal.ie 'We are on the road to nowhere': Are electric cars and chargers enough to cut our transport emissions? Ireland's Climate Crisis

'We are on the road to nowhere': Are electric cars and chargers enough to cut our transport emissions?

Transport is a huge contributor to Ireland’s global emissions and tackling them is a major challenge.

From TheJournal.ie 'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland Ireland 2029

'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland

What needs to happen in Ireland to drastically improve our public transport?

From TheJournal.ie 'We aren't considered important': Wheelchair users dismayed over continued lift breakdowns on train line Out Of Service

'We aren't considered important': Wheelchair users dismayed over continued lift breakdowns on train line

‘If people were treated the same way because of their skin colour or religion, the country would shut down.’

From TheJournal.ie Luas resumes between Broombridge and Sandyford with some delays Luas Green Line

Luas resumes between Broombridge and Sandyford with some delays

An issue was discovered with the pantographs, which is the device on the tram that connects it to the overhead lines.

From TheJournal.ie Levels of dangerous air pollutant NO2 possibly exceeding limits on M50 and on Dublin streets Pollution

Levels of dangerous air pollutant NO2 possibly exceeding limits on M50 and on Dublin streets

A new report from the Environment Protection Agency looks at indicators of the levels of NO2 in the air in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie 'An attack on the most vulnerable': HSE introduces fees for transport to disability day services HSE

'An attack on the most vulnerable': HSE introduces fees for transport to disability day services

One family told their local MEP they were facing a €2,000 annual bill.

From TheJournal.ie From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like Metrolink

From Swords Central to Charlemont: here's what ten of Dublin's new Metrolink stations will look like

The NTA has published artist’s impressions of 10 proposed stations on the line.

From TheJournal.ie Fancy being a bus driver? Bus Éireann are hiring in a number of locations Bus Eireann

Fancy being a bus driver? Bus Éireann are hiring in a number of locations

The national bus service has been in operation for over 30 years.

From TheJournal.ie More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists Transport

More people are travelling into Dublin city by public transport, but there are fewer cyclists

The annual Canal Cordon Report for 2018 tracks the mode of transport share of people coming into Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie More electric vehicles sold in Ireland so far this year than in whole of 2018 Beep Beep

More electric vehicles sold in Ireland so far this year than in whole of 2018

A total of 1,437 electric vehicles were registered so far this year.

From TheJournal.ie FactCheck: Was there a plan to close the Luas Green Line for up to four years to construct the Metrolink? Metrolink

FactCheck: Was there a plan to close the Luas Green Line for up to four years to construct the Metrolink?

The Minister for Transport was among those to make the claim.

From TheJournal.ie NTA confirms new Metrolink route will terminate at Charlemont stop Curtailed

NTA confirms new Metrolink route will terminate at Charlemont stop

The proposed route to Sandyford would have meant prolonged disruption to the Luas line.

From TheJournal.ie GAA club will not lose pitch after revised Metrolink plans but soccer club will be affected Dublin

GAA club will not lose pitch after revised Metrolink plans but soccer club will be affected

Na Fianna’s home pitch at Mobhi Road will be left alone but Home Farm FC will see some disruption.

From TheJournal.ie Three Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go-Ahead from Sunday

Three Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go-Ahead from Sunday

Go-Ahead Ireland won a contract in 2017 to operate 10% of routes previously operated by Dublin Bus.

From The42 FAI offers to bring forward John Delaney's Oireachtas hearing Development

FAI offers to bring forward John Delaney's Oireachtas hearing

The association’s chief executive is likely to come under scrutiny, after it emerged he gave a €100,000 loan to the association in 2017.

From TheJournal.ie Nine people taken to hospital after collision between Luas and bus Red Line

Nine people taken to hospital after collision between Luas and bus

A number of diversions are in place and emergency services are at the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Shane Ross apologises for saying Sinn Féin TD was ‘like a donkey’ Green Card

Shane Ross apologises for saying Sinn Féin TD was ‘like a donkey’

Imelda Munster accused the minister of resorting to name-calling, while Ross says the statement was an analogy.

From TheJournal.ie Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers Hero

Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers

The nurse managed to stop the bus when it went out of control and then started CPR on the driver.

From TheJournal.ie 'A non-runner': Ross dismisses idea of giving banned drink drivers exemptions to drive to work Drink Driving

'A non-runner': Ross dismisses idea of giving banned drink drivers exemptions to drive to work

The Sunday Business Post reported that the government is set to examine such proposal.

From TheJournal.ie It would cost an extra €600 million a year to make public transport free in Ireland Non-runner

It would cost an extra €600 million a year to make public transport free in Ireland

While outlining the figures involved, Shane Ross effectively ruled out such a possibility.

From TheJournal.ie 'It is essentially a car park': Calls for fast-tracking of N11 upgrades Tailbacks

'It is essentially a car park': Calls for fast-tracking of N11 upgrades

Fianna Fáil’s Stephen Donnelly says progress has been slow with no serious capital investment.

From TheJournal.ie 'Residents are really pissed off': Dublin City Council plans expansion of city parking zones into suburbs On Yer Bike

'Residents are really pissed off': Dublin City Council plans expansion of city parking zones into suburbs

The proposals come amid plans to raise parking charges across the city for the first time in over a decade.

From TheJournal.ie Ryanair hopes to kill off weaker rivals with low fares and excess capacity - but they keep hanging on Transport

Ryanair hopes to kill off weaker rivals with low fares and excess capacity - but they keep hanging on

The low-cost airline recently announced its second profit warning in three months.

From TheJournal.ie National Transport Authority 'actively considering' 24-hour Dublin Bus service from Dublin Airport Night Link

National Transport Authority 'actively considering' 24-hour Dublin Bus service from Dublin Airport

Calls have been made for the introduction of the service after a 24-hour service commenced in Cork last week.

From TheJournal.ie Nine Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go Ahead from Sunday onwards Tag Off

Nine Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go Ahead from Sunday onwards

The change aims to bring about improvements in frequency and service levels.

From TheJournal.ie Bus Éireann vehicle pulled from service after passengers discover 'disgusting' fungus on seats Cork

Bus Éireann vehicle pulled from service after passengers discover 'disgusting' fungus on seats

The discovery was made on the 233 service from Cork to Macroom on Monday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Harris tells public and pharmacies NOT to stockpile medicines for no-deal Brexit No Deal

Harris tells public and pharmacies NOT to stockpile medicines for no-deal Brexit

The Irish government published contingency plans on medicines, transport and the Common Travel Area.

From TheJournal.ie Pearse and Tara Street stations close this weekend for roof repairs Heads Up

Pearse and Tara Street stations close this weekend for roof repairs

There will be bus transfers available between Connolly and Bray for Connolly/Rosslare Europort services.

From TheJournal.ie Need to get around this Christmas? Here's what you need to know about festive public transport Public Transport

Need to get around this Christmas? Here's what you need to know about festive public transport

No services on Christmas Day of course, but here’s what else you need to know.

From TheJournal.ie Union fears privatisation as Bus Éireann routes 101, 101x and 133 to be put out to tender Transport

Union fears privatisation as Bus Éireann routes 101, 101x and 133 to be put out to tender

The NTA first announced its intentions to put routes up for competitive tender in October.

From TheJournal.ie Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop Blanchardstown

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies Winter Ready

A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies

That’s an extra 58,000 tonnes of salt.

From TheJournal.ie Another delay for Metrolink as public consultation results pushed back Delays

Another delay for Metrolink as public consultation results pushed back

“We now expect to update stakeholders and hold the second non-statutory consultation early in the New Year.”

From TheJournal.ie Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon Diversions

Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

From TheJournal.ie Bus Éireann charges almost double what NI company does for the exact same Dublin-Belfast service Price Difference

Bus Éireann charges almost double what NI company does for the exact same Dublin-Belfast service

Translink and Bus Éireann both share operations of the Dublin to Belfast X1 and X2A bus service.

From TheJournal.ie Rail services getting back to normal after Storm Callum - but flights and ferries disrupted Aftermath

Rail services getting back to normal after Storm Callum - but flights and ferries disrupted

Here’s the latest on the transport situation in the wake of stormy weather overnight.

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