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Ross must make emergency funding available following severe flooding

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport Robert Troy TD has called on Minister Shane Ross to make emergency funding available to help repair damaged transport infrastructure in areas hit by severe flooding.

Deputy Troy made the comments as torrential rain overnight led to the collapse of roads and bridges in Donegal. “The torrential rain that has fallen in parts of Donegal over the last 24 hours has caused significant damage to transport infrastructure such as roads and bridges. The signalling along the Dublin to Galway / Westport train service has also been affected...
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New bus operator must protect passengers in the Capital – FF

-       UK firm Go-Ahead have acquired State contract to operate 10% of city bus services - Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy TD has said that the passengers using public bus services across Dublin must remain central to improving routes in the Capital. The Deputy was commenting following this morning’s announcement that UK based firm ‘Go-Ahead’ have successfully attained a contract to provide 24 public bus routes across the Capital’s suburbs. These routes were previously operated by Dublin Bus. Deputy Troy said, “This new operator, which is already one of the largest bus operators in London, will play an integral role in...
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