Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy TD, has called on the Government to consolidate the Road Traffic Act and to ensure that no further disproportionate amendments are tabled by Minister Ross. Deputy Troy explained, "The most challenged piece of legislation on the Irish Statue Books is the Road Traffic Act. Earlier this year, over thirty hours were spent debating road traffic legislation following lengthy filibusters. The Minister himself must accept some of the blame for this as he fails to prioritise legislation and instead pursues...Read more
Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy TD, has expressed concern that Irish Ferries is unlikely to operate a service between Rosslare Europort and France next year. Commenting on the matter Deputy Troy said, "I am very disappointed that Irish Ferries will no longer operate between Rosslare and France in 2019. This is a bewildering decision in light of Brexit. Increasing capacity at Rosslare Europort should have been the priority for improving connectivity with our European neighbours.