Transport

Preventative policies blocking asylum seekers from entering workforce – Troy

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Robert Troy, has slammed the disgraceful delay in finding a solution to allowing asylum seekers to obtain driving licences. Deputy Troy first raised the right of asylum seekers to obtain a driving licence back in September 2018 with Minister Ross and impressed upon him the need to assist asylum seekers to integrate. Over a year later no action has been taken and the Minster has said the matter is still under consideration. Read more Comments are closed

Climate Action Plan offers nothing new to deliver sustainable transport network

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy, has said that the Government’s Climate Action Plan does not offer any new public transport initiatives and lacks substance.

He commented, “This plan is just a re-announcement of what we already knew. The Government has already announced that they won’t be purchasing any more diesel-only buses. This comes right after 200 more diesel buses are delivered to the National Transport Authority. At the rate of replacement within Ireland’s bus fleets, we can expect to see diesel-only buses on Ireland’s roads for at...

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