Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport Robert Troy TD has criticised Minister Shane Ross for failing to deliver on his public transport commitments. Minister Ross previously pledged to establish a multi-stakeholder forum which would include all transport companies, the National Transport Authority, the Department of Transport and worker representatives. Deputy Troy said, “Minister Ross made a clear commitment in 2016 to establish a Public Transport Stakeholders Forum. The purpose of this forum was to examine the issues facing the public transport sector and to come up with solutions to help develop services in the years ahead. There are...Read more
Local and National Issues
- 2,579 children are left waiting while 351 alone are waiting over a year for assessment -New figures released to Fianna Fail reveal that some 2,579 children and young people are waiting for an appointment with the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) in Ireland. Commenting on these figures, Deputy Troy said, “The last HSE Performance Report, published in September 2017 indicated that there were 2,333 children placed on a waiting list for...