Fianna Fáil TD for Longford –Westmeath, Robert Troy has said that the protected buildings at Columb Barracks must continue to be made available to local voluntary groups irrespective of what happens with regards to housing developments on the site. Deputy Troy was commenting after it became clear that the commitment to ensure that these excellent groups retain access is not as secure as was once thought. “Without question, a new management structure needs to be put in place to ensure that the groups can continue to use the facilities in a sustainable way. “However, doubts have...Read more
- Performance of Go-Ahead services must be assessed before further privatisation occurs -Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Tourism and Sport Robert Troy TD has published a new Bill which he will introduce in the Dáil aimed at preventing further privatisation of bus routes. Deputy Troy made the comments after the National Transport Authority indicated that it intends to put out a competitive tender for an additional 10% of Bus Éireann routes. This follows on from the NTA's decision to...