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# busconnects - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Transport specialist teams appointed to design improve bus network for Cork City
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

Transport specialist teams appointed to design improve bus network for Cork City

Jan 19th 2021, 6:26 PM 9,049 Views 10 Comments

The appointments are part of the BusConnects Cork Programme.

# busconnects - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

NTA launches fresh round of public consultation on BusConnects corridors
# Dublin
# Dublin

NTA launches fresh round of public consultation on BusConnects corridors

Nov 4th 2020, 1:49 PM 8,603 Views 6 Comments

Cycling campaigners say they have have “serious concerns” about the designs being proposed for major traffic junctions.

# busconnects - Thursday 24 September, 2020

New bus network for Dublin to increase services by 23%, NTA says
# Dublin Area Bus Network
# Dublin Area Bus Network

New bus network for Dublin to increase services by 23%, NTA says

Sep 24th 2020, 1:32 PM 33,971 Views 35 Comments

The final design of the new network was published by the NTA today.

# busconnects - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Revised BusConnects plan: Fewer front gardens impacted, less tree-cutting
# Bus Corridors
# Bus Corridors

Revised BusConnects plan: Fewer front gardens impacted, less tree-cutting

Mar 4th 2020, 4:00 PM 24,246 Views 37 Comments

A comprehensive replanting programme will ensure more trees are replaced than are removed, the NTA says.

# busconnects - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Explainer: Here's what the revised BusConnects plan would mean for your bus route
# Redesign
# Redesign

Explainer: Here's what the revised BusConnects plan would mean for your bus route

Oct 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 48,411 Views 100 Comments

The routes have been revised after the initial public consultation. Here’s what they look like.

# busconnects - Friday 27 September, 2019

NTA is looking for 'front garden negotiators' ahead of next phase of BusConnects
# Dublin
# Dublin

NTA is looking for 'front garden negotiators' ahead of next phase of BusConnects

Sep 27th 2019, 12:05 AM 21,128 Views 53 Comments

A number of areas of north and south Dublin have protested against the NTA’s plans.

# busconnects - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Up to 3.6m BusConnects leaflets to be delivered to every home and business in greater Dublin
# Tender
# Tender

Up to 3.6m BusConnects leaflets to be delivered to every home and business in greater Dublin

Aug 15th 2019, 6:20 AM 20,014 Views 61 Comments

A new public consultation will open on the bus plans next month.

# busconnects - Monday 29 July, 2019

Minister urges BusConnects 'rethink' and says 'alternative route must be found' in constituency
# Bus Corridor
# Bus Corridor

Minister urges BusConnects 'rethink' and says 'alternative route must be found' in constituency

Jul 29th 2019, 12:05 AM 52,238 Views 76 Comments

With BusConnects yet to progress to its next revised stage, public representatives have been having their say.

# busconnects - Saturday 18 May, 2019

South Dublin locals have been tying ribbons to trees in protest at the BusConnects plan
# Sunday Protest
# Sunday Protest

South Dublin locals have been tying ribbons to trees in protest at the BusConnects plan

May 18th 2019, 11:00 AM 43,410 Views 49 Comments

Locals say some of the trees are over 120 years old. A protest walk is planned for tomorrow.

# busconnects - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

NTA receives 30,000 submissions about BusConnects plan
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

NTA receives 30,000 submissions about BusConnects plan

Mar 27th 2019, 6:15 AM 11,029 Views 20 Comments

The NTA boss is to appear before an Oireachtas committee today to talk about Metrolink and BusConnects plans.

# busconnects - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Public asked for its say on six new corridors under radical BusConnects plan
# Bus Connects
# Bus Connects

Public asked for its say on six new corridors under radical BusConnects plan

Jan 23rd 2019, 3:00 PM 18,421 Views 40 Comments

1,300 properties would be affected by 16 new bus corridors, the NTA has said.

# busconnects - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Around 1,300 Dublin property owners to get average of €25k compensation over Bus Connects plan
# Core Bus Corridors
# Core Bus Corridors

Around 1,300 Dublin property owners to get average of €25k compensation over Bus Connects plan

Nov 15th 2018, 12:05 AM 45,058 Views 105 Comments

The cost of continuous bus routes linking areas of Dublin with the city will likely stretch into billions of euro.

# busconnects - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Plans rolled out for continuous bus lanes in Dublin - but property owners to lose parts of gardens to make way
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

Plans rolled out for continuous bus lanes in Dublin - but property owners to lose parts of gardens to make way

Nov 14th 2018, 3:52 PM 24,819 Views 72 Comments

The NTA has launched a public consultation on the latest phase of its Bus Connects plan.

# busconnects - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

New BusConnects plan won't be published until 'sometime' next year
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

New BusConnects plan won't be published until 'sometime' next year

Oct 24th 2018, 12:05 AM 12,100 Views 55 Comments

The NTA has said that it can’t indicate when a new plan will be published due to the level of submissions – over 30,000.

# busconnects - Thursday 18 October, 2018

'If we're not successful in five years, we won't be here': Go-Ahead answers privatisation fears
# Tourism And Transport
# Tourism And Transport

'If we're not successful in five years, we won't be here': Go-Ahead answers privatisation fears

Oct 18th 2018, 3:57 PM 11,079 Views 31 Comments

Ireland manager Ed Wills says he’s quickly learned that bus services are an ‘emotive’ issue.

# busconnects - Sunday 14 October, 2018

'He's all at sea': Ross criticised for asking for info about bus redesign three weeks after launching it
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

'He's all at sea': Ross criticised for asking for info about bus redesign three weeks after launching it

Oct 14th 2018, 10:30 AM 28,308 Views 45 Comments

A letter sent from his constituency office asked for an “official line of detail” that he could give to his constituents on the plan.

Visually impaired couple who work in city say BusConnects will have 'devastating effect'
# Litany Of Complaints
# Litany Of Complaints

Visually impaired couple who work in city say BusConnects will have 'devastating effect'

Oct 14th 2018, 12:05 AM 28,152 Views 70 Comments

Politicians from across Dublin have been conveying the concerns of constituents over the BusConnects plan in recent months.

# busconnects - Sunday 22 July, 2018

'Everyday bus users are refusing to fold up their buggies to allow wheelchair users on board'
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

'Everyday bus users are refusing to fold up their buggies to allow wheelchair users on board'

Jul 22nd 2018, 7:45 AM 34,397 Views 107 Comments

The transport committee was told that new regulations are needed to force people to fold up their prams.

# busconnects - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Explainer: How the new Dublin Bus network plans would change your route
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

Explainer: How the new Dublin Bus network plans would change your route

Jul 7th 2018, 7:30 AM 91,880 Views 99 Comments

It’s not set in stone but here’s how the new Dublin Bus route network would change your travel plans.

# busconnects - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Dublin's radical bus corridor plan explained: How many gardens will be affected? Will my commute improve?
# Snip Snip
# Snip Snip

Dublin's radical bus corridor plan explained: How many gardens will be affected? Will my commute improve?

Jun 12th 2018, 3:23 PM 40,702 Views 85 Comments

Road-widening will impact on 1,300 front gardens as part of the NTA’s new plan.

# busconnects - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

New routes, new buses and paying by card: 7,000 people have say on future of Dublin bus network
# All Aboard
# All Aboard

New routes, new buses and paying by card: 7,000 people have say on future of Dublin bus network

Jul 5th 2017, 4:31 PM 17,757 Views 27 Comments

The consultation is closing on Friday 7 July, and people are being urged to give their responses before then.