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# luas - Monday 3 September, 2018

Luas driver sacked for moonlighting in his wife's taxi
# Private Investigator
# Private Investigator

Luas driver sacked for moonlighting in his wife's taxi

Sep 3rd 2018, 9:44 PM 51,309 Views 70 Comments

The driver says he was “maliciously” reported to Transdev.

# luas - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Luas drivers could take industrial action because new routes are messing with their lunch
# Cooler Bags
# Cooler Bags

Luas drivers could take industrial action because new routes are messing with their lunch

Aug 30th 2018, 6:30 PM 27,111 Views 68 Comments

Trade union Siptu has taken operator Transdev to the Labour Court over the ‘cooler bag’ dispute.

# luas - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Luas back to full service following incident on the green line between St Stephen's Green and Balally

Luas back to full service following incident on the green line between St Stephen's Green and Balally

Updated Aug 22nd 2018, 5:36 PM 54,152 Views 15 Comments

Gardaí are currently investigating the incident near Milltown

# luas - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Man hospitalised after cash-in-transit hold up at Bluebell Luas stop
# Assault
# Assault

Man hospitalised after cash-in-transit hold up at Bluebell Luas stop

Jul 31st 2018, 1:57 PM 22,138 Views 10 Comments

It happened close to Bluebell Luas stop at around 12.40 this afternoon.

# luas - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Maynooth SU president who lost €75k defamation case against Luas operator launches appeal
# Leon Diop
# Leon Diop

Maynooth SU president who lost €75k defamation case against Luas operator launches appeal

Jul 19th 2018, 6:05 AM 28,116 Views 0 Comments

In dismissing Leon Diop’s original case, the judge said that no words were spoken to Leon Diop that were defamatory.

# luas - Monday 28 May, 2018

Delays on Luas red line after car parks on track near Jervis stop
# In The Way
# In The Way

Delays on Luas red line after car parks on track near Jervis stop

May 28th 2018, 5:03 PM 74,959 Views 70 Comments

Gardaí are at the scene.

# luas - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

People are paying an extra €114,000 to live near the Dart or Luas
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

People are paying an extra €114,000 to live near the Dart or Luas

May 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 18,557 Views 18 Comments

The most expensive house prices are in Sandymount, Lansdowne Road and Sydney Parade.

# luas - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Two men stabbed at Dublin Luas stop
# Blackhorse
# Blackhorse

Two men stabbed at Dublin Luas stop

May 17th 2018, 8:08 AM 39,122 Views 19 Comments

One man is in a critical condition.

# luas - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Transport boss believes Luas congestion issues are fine now thanks to longer trams
# Green Line
# Green Line

Transport boss believes Luas congestion issues are fine now thanks to longer trams

May 15th 2018, 4:05 PM 18,733 Views 30 Comments

The head of the NTA says she’s very happy with how people have responded to the introduction of the Luas Cross City.

# luas - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Call to start planning a Finglas Luas dubbed 'a decade premature'
# Fingluas
# Fingluas

Call to start planning a Finglas Luas dubbed 'a decade premature'

Apr 21st 2018, 6:30 AM 15,157 Views 24 Comments

Noel Rock, the Fine Gael TD for the area called on the NTA to begin advance works.

# luas - Monday 16 April, 2018

Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Taxis banned from College Green during weekday mornings

Apr 16th 2018, 8:29 PM 24,100 Views 44 Comments

Around 150 taxis per hour move southbound through College Green during the morning peak, according to the NTA.

# luas - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Rental prices: These are the most expensive Dart and Luas stops to live next to
# Dublin
# Dublin

Rental prices: These are the most expensive Dart and Luas stops to live next to

Apr 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 29,714 Views 25 Comments

Sandymount Dart station is the most expensive station to live near, with monthly rents averaging at €2,282.

# luas - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Here's what you need to know about public transport today
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Here's what you need to know about public transport today

Apr 1st 2018, 8:00 AM 11,121 Views 8 Comments

Some services will be affected by events to commemorate the Easter Rising.

# luas - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Transport bosses say last week's Luas chaos was due to fewer trams running
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

Transport bosses say last week's Luas chaos was due to fewer trams running

Mar 20th 2018, 6:35 PM 18,034 Views 42 Comments

There has been calls for buses to be introduced to help alleviate overcrowding on the tram sevice.

# luas - Saturday 17 March, 2018

'It doesn't feel safe': There's been an increase in complaints about Luas overcrowding
# Green Line
# Green Line

'It doesn't feel safe': There's been an increase in complaints about Luas overcrowding

Mar 17th 2018, 10:00 PM 30,017 Views 66 Comments

Luas delays, breakdowns, and signal faults have become more frequent in recent months, according to passengers.

# luas - Friday 16 March, 2018

'Patience is at breaking point' - longer Luas trams withdrawn from service due to system fault
# Bad To Worse
# Bad To Worse

'Patience is at breaking point' - longer Luas trams withdrawn from service due to system fault

Mar 16th 2018, 4:51 PM 30,020 Views 59 Comments

The longer trams were first introduced last month in an attempt to ease passenger frustration due to overcrowding.

# luas - Thursday 15 March, 2018

'We're crammed into trams': Serious delays on Luas Green Line
# Passenger Frustration
# Passenger Frustration

'We're crammed into trams': Serious delays on Luas Green Line

Mar 15th 2018, 9:21 AM 38,131 Views 77 Comments

“Seven trams have passed but people can’t get on them,” one passenger at Windy Arbour said.

# luas - Monday 12 March, 2018

'There's a cycling agenda here' - debate hots up ahead of planning meeting on Dublin's proposed civic plaza
# College Green
# College Green

'There's a cycling agenda here' - debate hots up ahead of planning meeting on Dublin's proposed civic plaza

Mar 12th 2018, 8:45 AM 23,903 Views 175 Comments

The proposed College Green plaza has raised some businesses’ hackles.

# luas - Thursday 8 March, 2018

'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre
# Eighth Referendum
# Eighth Referendum

'Name the date': Large crowd takes part in March for Repeal in Dublin city centre

Mar 8th 2018, 8:13 PM 22,567 Views 90 Comments

The march was organised by the Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment.

# luas - Monday 5 March, 2018

Buses, trains and Luas back up and running
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Buses, trains and Luas back up and running

Mar 5th 2018, 7:32 AM 10,814 Views 8 Comments

Customers have been advised to allow extra time for their journeys.

# luas - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off

Mar 4th 2018, 8:12 AM 26,917 Views 6 Comments

The road conditions are still being considered treacherous.

# luas - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Most public transport gradually returning to normal - though Luas Green Line remains out of action
# Transport
# Transport

Most public transport gradually returning to normal - though Luas Green Line remains out of action

Mar 3rd 2018, 7:38 PM 118,515 Views 30 Comments

Transport options are gradually, slowly, returning to normal.

# luas - Friday 2 March, 2018

What's running in the morning: Dublin flights cancelled, no trains and no Luas service for now
# Storm Emma
# Storm Emma

What's running in the morning: Dublin flights cancelled, no trains and no Luas service for now

Mar 2nd 2018, 10:45 PM 79,536 Views 50 Comments

The transport services said that these were subject to change depending on the severity of the weather in the morning.

# luas - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

No Dublin Buses from tonight, flights cancelled and trains delayed
# Road And Rail
# Road And Rail

No Dublin Buses from tonight, flights cancelled and trains delayed

Feb 28th 2018, 7:30 PM 68,939 Views 44 Comments

The wintry weather is continuing to impact transport providers – here’s the latest.

# luas - Monday 26 February, 2018

There's already disagreement about where to put Cork's Luas system
# The Real Luas
# The Real Luas

There's already disagreement about where to put Cork's Luas system

Feb 26th 2018, 12:05 AM 32,939 Views 70 Comments

It won’t be planned for another decade.

# luas - Thursday 22 February, 2018

The Luas goes at a 'slow jogging pace' through Dublin city
# No Carl Luas
# No Carl Luas

The Luas goes at a 'slow jogging pace' through Dublin city

Feb 22nd 2018, 8:51 AM 31,811 Views 104 Comments

College Green also takes twice as long to get through on a bus.

# luas - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Dublin Bus is changing another 10 routes to avoid College Green in the city centre
# Traffic Woes
# Traffic Woes

Dublin Bus is changing another 10 routes to avoid College Green in the city centre

Feb 20th 2018, 6:00 PM 36,315 Views 56 Comments

The NTA said these changes are in order to cater for an increase in the number of longer Luas trams and tourist season.

# luas - Monday 19 February, 2018

Luas says it has fixed the broken real-time displays at all of its stops
# Peak Times
# Peak Times

Luas says it has fixed the broken real-time displays at all of its stops

Feb 19th 2018, 4:05 PM 16,640 Views 14 Comments

The issue is one of a number that have been identified since the Luas Cross City was introduced.

# luas - Friday 16 February, 2018

Luas extensions, light rail to Cork and high-density housing: Project Ireland 2040 has high hopes
# Project Ireland 2040
# Project Ireland 2040

Luas extensions, light rail to Cork and high-density housing: Project Ireland 2040 has high hopes

Feb 16th 2018, 12:00 PM 31,033 Views 111 Comments

Full details on the projects which will go ahead in the next 10 years will be revealed later today.

# luas - Monday 12 February, 2018

Luas justified in firing fares inspector who punched passenger following 'unacceptable' level of racist abuse
# WRC
# WRC

Luas justified in firing fares inspector who punched passenger following 'unacceptable' level of racist abuse

Feb 12th 2018, 2:56 PM 51,204 Views 81 Comments

“Termination was the only option,” said Workplace Relations Commissioner adjudication officer Penelope McGrath.

# luas - Thursday 8 February, 2018

New longer Luas tram blocks traffic after its back carriage sticks out past O'Connell Bridge
# Jutting Out
# Jutting Out

New longer Luas tram blocks traffic after its back carriage sticks out past O'Connell Bridge

Feb 8th 2018, 5:04 PM 55,221 Views 139 Comments

The end of the tram jutted out into the quays after it stopped on the bridge.

# luas - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Longer Luas trams introduced this morning in bid to tackle overcrowding issues
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Longer Luas trams introduced this morning in bid to tackle overcrowding issues

Feb 7th 2018, 10:51 AM 29,388 Views 81 Comments

A total of seven new longer trams are being introduced to Luas Cross City over the coming months.

# luas - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Packed buses are driving past angry morning commuters - but what can Dublin Bus do?
# Rat Race
# Rat Race

Packed buses are driving past angry morning commuters - but what can Dublin Bus do?

Feb 6th 2018, 1:30 AM 61,582 Views 153 Comments

The company says it is reviewing the situation.

# luas - Monday 5 February, 2018

Could an underground Dart solve Dublin's traffic gridlock? It's being considered
# Opinion
# Opinion

Could an underground Dart solve Dublin's traffic gridlock? It's being considered

Feb 5th 2018, 6:30 AM 55,897 Views 123 Comments

The project can be launched at short notice to make a difference to the lives of tens of thousands of people every day, writes Catherine Murphy.

# luas - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Dublin Bus to change 17 bus routes over traffic problems in city centre

Jan 25th 2018, 6:10 PM 50,285 Views 91 Comments

This morning, commuters reported that “dozens” of buses were backed up along Dame Street.

# luas - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute

Jan 24th 2018, 9:51 AM 20,582 Views 25 Comments

Trams are not running between Belgard and Saggart.

# luas - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

'Bear with us' says TII as it apologises for 'teething problems' with new Luas Green Line
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

'Bear with us' says TII as it apologises for 'teething problems' with new Luas Green Line

Jan 10th 2018, 6:20 AM 35,693 Views 53 Comments

The closure of the Sandyford park and ride, and the overcrowding further along the Green Line, have been criticised so far this year.

# luas - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Cycling in cities has been in the spotlight, but what are traffic planners doing about it?
# Cross City
# Cross City

Cycling in cities has been in the spotlight, but what are traffic planners doing about it?

Dec 31st 2017, 6:05 AM 7,858 Views 48 Comments

Dublin City Council says each fatality is reviewed to see if improvements can be made.

# luas - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'We're often portrayed as anti-car, we're not' - Dublin's traffic supremo on keeping the city flowing
# Commuting
# Commuting

'We're often portrayed as anti-car, we're not' - Dublin's traffic supremo on keeping the city flowing

Dec 27th 2017, 12:03 AM 17,729 Views 65 Comments

This year was a big one for traffic changes in the capital.

# luas - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Not driving home for Christmas? Here's all you need to know about public transport instead
# Christmas Schedule
# Christmas Schedule

Not driving home for Christmas? Here's all you need to know about public transport instead

Dec 21st 2017, 9:30 PM 16,711 Views 12 Comments

Here’s what you need to know if you’re going to be using public transport this festive season.