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# gridlock - This year 2022

Hauliers protest over fuel costs ends after causing day-long disruption in Dublin
# Protesters
# Protesters

Hauliers protest over fuel costs ends after causing day-long disruption in Dublin

Updated Apr 11th 2022, 10:00 PM 174,476 Views 196 Comments

A number of hauliers and truckers were fined for obstructing roads in the docklands area of Dublin.

# gridlock - All time

Severe traffic at Dublin's Port Tunnel as motorists face rain and gridlock
# Bumper To Bumper
# Bumper To Bumper

Severe traffic at Dublin's Port Tunnel as motorists face rain and gridlock

Nov 29th 2018, 8:05 AM 30,251 Views 44 Comments

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area.

Rain and breakdowns on the quays cause heavy traffic in Dublin city
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Rain and breakdowns on the quays cause heavy traffic in Dublin city

Jul 20th 2018, 9:33 AM 23,958 Views 63 Comments

The north quays are particularly bad.

Dublin Airport says idea its car parks will clog the M50 is 'bizarre'
# Congestion
# Congestion

Dublin Airport says idea its car parks will clog the M50 is 'bizarre'

Jun 16th 2018, 8:00 PM 26,470 Views 47 Comments

DAA wants to change the planning status of the car parks in question from temporary to permanent.

Dublin council is planning a 'last-mile delivery' service to cut back on trucks and vans in the city
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Dublin council is planning a 'last-mile delivery' service to cut back on trucks and vans in the city

May 12th 2018, 3:51 PM 20,291 Views 33 Comments

The local authority wants businesses to put forward suggestions for a shared freight logistics service.

HGV ban lifted for Dublin city as Port Tunnel lanes closed
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

HGV ban lifted for Dublin city as Port Tunnel lanes closed

Jan 5th 2018, 10:52 AM 22,336 Views 11 Comments

Removal of debris has led to the closure of the northbound bore of the tunnel.

Spending mornings waiting on a Luas you can fit on? No plans to alleviate pressure for busy Christmas period
# Teething Difficulties
# Teething Difficulties

Spending mornings waiting on a Luas you can fit on? No plans to alleviate pressure for busy Christmas period

Dec 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 26,001 Views 77 Comments

A spokesperson for the Transport Department said ‘teething difficulties are to be expected’.

Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds
# Choc-a-block
# Choc-a-block

Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds

Apr 26th 2017, 6:20 AM 25,524 Views 62 Comments

Any delay in road network improvements will ‘constrain growth’ and hinder productivity, finds Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life

Apr 25th 2017, 7:04 PM 14,397 Views 62 Comments

Next week, Dublin City Council will discuss new plans to restrict car numbers in the city.

Shane Ross says he won't add extra tolls to ease M50 traffic congestion
# Hell No We Won't Toll
# Hell No We Won't Toll

Shane Ross says he won't add extra tolls to ease M50 traffic congestion

Dec 30th 2016, 4:18 PM 14,398 Views 67 Comments

The measure was recommended in a report last year from the National Transport Authority.

Cork City Council has passed an "anti-car policy run by apparatchiks in Dublin"
# No Cars Go
# No Cars Go

Cork City Council has passed an "anti-car policy run by apparatchiks in Dublin"

Sep 27th 2016, 11:23 AM 20,936 Views 56 Comments

The strategy will see the city’s main thoroughfare closed to traffic for three and a half hours a day.

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Delays begin to ease at Dover as port chief says he is 'ashamed' about tailbacks

Jul 25th 2016, 12:02 PM 24,357 Views 23 Comments

Holidaymakers were stuck for over 15 hours in their cars at the port of Dover yesterday due to heightened entry checks by French border police.

14-hour delays see traffic at standstill at English port of entry into France
# Dover
# Dover

14-hour delays see traffic at standstill at English port of entry into France

Jul 24th 2016, 12:05 PM 36,800 Views 71 Comments

The Port of Dover has seen enormous tailbacks over the weekend due to holiday traffic and heightened security at French border control.

Minister: Two day Luas strike will cause "massive disruption" for Dublin commuters
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

Minister: Two day Luas strike will cause "massive disruption" for Dublin commuters

Feb 10th 2016, 9:02 AM 13,795 Views 131 Comments

The strike is set to go ahead tomorrow and last until Saturday morning.

One of the worst traffic black spots in Dublin could be getting overhauled
# The Point Of It All
# The Point Of It All

One of the worst traffic black spots in Dublin could be getting overhauled

Jul 29th 2015, 4:46 PM 23,343 Views 16 Comments

But another part of Dublin could be getting smaller for cars.

The waiting lists for an NCT are ridiculously long at the moment...
# Gridlock
# Gridlock

The waiting lists for an NCT are ridiculously long at the moment...

Apr 18th 2015, 7:15 AM 21,331 Views 86 Comments

And it’s all because of penalty points. Hang about though, it might not all be bad news…

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day
# France
# France

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day

Dec 28th 2014, 2:45 PM 50,057 Views 82 Comments

Holidaymakers say they were also intimidated by airport staff, and told they would have to leave the facility for an emergency shelter.

Heading to FlightFest? Here's where you'll want to avoid
# Grounded
# Grounded

Heading to FlightFest? Here's where you'll want to avoid

Sep 14th 2013, 7:16 PM 41,250 Views 81 Comments

With over 100,000 people set to descend on the centre of the capital, there will be traffic disruption. Here’s where it will be.