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# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Yesterday’s News

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety
# Safety
# Safety

Number of security officers on Luas temporarily increases by 30% after report on women’s safety

Wed 12:05 AM 37,029 Views 23 Comments
  • The number of Luas security officers has increased by 30% after a report found that women have serious safety concerns on public transport, Lauren Boland reports.
  • Activists say better infrastructure, like lighting at bus stops, and including women in planning are crucial to making public transport safer.
  • Negative experiences have a "lasting effect" on women's transport choices, according to Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Like a flash flood of snow': Transport agency says 'compounding' of events caused delays yesterday
# Snowmageddon
# Snowmageddon

'Like a flash flood of snow': Transport agency says 'compounding' of events caused delays yesterday

Mar 4th 2019, 2:47 PM 29,004 Views 52 Comments

Thousands of motorists were caught in long tailbacks in the snow yesterday afternoon.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Man who damaged M50 toll gantry with angle grinder before threatening gardaí jailed for six months
# Courts
# Courts

Man who damaged M50 toll gantry with angle grinder before threatening gardaí jailed for six months

Nov 15th 2018, 6:47 PM 28,800 Views 27 Comments

It was the second time that the accused had damaged an M50 toll gantry.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

After almost two decades, a €600m ring-road for Galway has finally been given the green light
# Coming Around
# Coming Around

After almost two decades, a €600m ring-road for Galway has finally been given the green light

Oct 3rd 2018, 9:10 AM 44,285 Views 64 Comments

It’s hoped the scheme will reduce traffic congestion and improve public transport near Galway city.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Gaelscoil raises 'grave health concerns' over plan to use grounds for Metrolink supplies
# Building Material
# Building Material

Gaelscoil raises 'grave health concerns' over plan to use grounds for Metrolink supplies

Apr 25th 2018, 2:47 PM 16,471 Views 25 Comments

Metrolink proposals were up for discussion in the Transport Oireachtas Committee this afternoon.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Lessons learned from 2010 snow meant we had more than enough salt for the Beast
# Big Freeze
# Big Freeze

Lessons learned from 2010 snow meant we had more than enough salt for the Beast

Mar 3rd 2018, 1:00 PM 19,114 Views 34 Comments

Salt supplies are stocked up at off-peak time to ensure Ireland is always ready to tackle icy roads.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Thursday 1 March, 2018

'In Boston they'd throw you in the clink': Here's why you should never drive in a blizzard
# Whiteout
# Whiteout

'In Boston they'd throw you in the clink': Here's why you should never drive in a blizzard

Mar 1st 2018, 5:18 PM 55,226 Views 66 Comments

Sean O’Neill of Transport Infrastructure Ireland said “even in a tank” people would be at risk of driving off a bridge or motorway because of reduced visibility.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - 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 29,382 Views 81 Comments

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

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

Dec 9th 2017, 8:15 AM 22,699 Views 179 Comments

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Sunday 25 June, 2017

This is what a Dubliner looked like in the 16th century
# THE TUDORS
# THE TUDORS

This is what a Dubliner looked like in the 16th century

Jun 25th 2017, 8:30 PM 41,530 Views 54 Comments

Facial reconstruction analysis has been performed on a skull discovered at the entrance of Trinity College in 2014.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Saturday 13 May, 2017

The worst time and place for accidents on the M50? The Red Cow junction on a Wednesday evening
# Accident Blackspot
# Accident Blackspot

The worst time and place for accidents on the M50? The Red Cow junction on a Wednesday evening

May 13th 2017, 10:00 PM 25,195 Views 30 Comments

There have been just under 2,000 vehicle collisions on the M50 in the past four years.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Friday 6 January, 2017

Dublin's Port Tunnel is getting a new system to catch people speeding
# Going Underground
# Going Underground

Dublin's Port Tunnel is getting a new system to catch people speeding

Jan 6th 2017, 10:32 PM 25,150 Views 45 Comments

The cameras calculate car speed based on how long it takes motorists to get through the tunnel.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

'It's a car park by 4.30pm': Vital upgrades and a third lane needed on N11, report finds
# Chock-a-block
# Chock-a-block

'It's a car park by 4.30pm': Vital upgrades and a third lane needed on N11, report finds

Dec 6th 2016, 9:48 AM 30,221 Views 80 Comments

Wicklow TD Stephen Donnelly says congestion on the road is only going to get worse if improvements aren’t made now.

# transport-infrastructure-ireland - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

There's a new emergency plan on the way for the M50
# Emergency Exit
# Emergency Exit

There's a new emergency plan on the way for the M50

Jan 13th 2016, 6:03 AM 36,650 Views 47 Comments

Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII) has the wheels well in motion towards a new emergency response plan for major incidents on Ireland’s busiest road.