-Key transport projects cannot be casualty of Children’s Hospital Overspend-Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy TD, has called on Minister Ross to ensure that vital funding for transport infrastructure will not be cut as a result of the negligent overspend on the National Children’s Hospital. Deputy Troy was commenting as reports state that the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport will need to find savings of €30 million in its capital budget this year alone.
Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Transport, Robert Troy TD, has said he will be holding talks with the taxi company Uber and the NTA in relation to a rural taxi service. Deputy Troy will be bringing the discussion to the transport committee to explore the feasibility of such a system. Deputy Troy explained, "I have raised this matter with Minister Ross in the past and he has consistently deferred to the NTA, who are responsible for integrated local and rural transport. He is a...Read more