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# luas-cross-city - 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 30,014 Views 66 Comments

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

# luas-cross-city - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'It's part of the city’s identity': The man who finds beauty in the Luas Cross City roadworks
# Snapshot
# Snapshot

'It's part of the city’s identity': The man who finds beauty in the Luas Cross City roadworks

Mar 14th 2018, 4:22 PM 872 Views 0 Comments

We chatted to Thomas Fitzgerald of Streets of Dublin about photographing the Luas Cross City.

# luas-cross-city - 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-cross-city - 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-cross-city - Monday 29 January, 2018

Dublin rush hour traffic congestion eases after 17 bus routes changed
# College Green
# College Green

Dublin rush hour traffic congestion eases after 17 bus routes changed

Jan 29th 2018, 4:12 PM 31,244 Views 48 Comments

Numerous bus routes were changed because of complaints of gridlock traffic.

# luas-cross-city - 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 35,689 Views 45 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-cross-city - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'There is just not enough space for private cars, taxis, buses, cyclists and trams'
# College Green
# College Green

'There is just not enough space for private cars, taxis, buses, cyclists and trams'

Jan 9th 2018, 7:00 AM 29,252 Views 94 Comments

It is truly a wonder why local business groups are not begging us to ban cars, let alone trying to scupper plans, writes Paddy Smyth.

# luas-cross-city - 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-cross-city - 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-cross-city - Friday 15 December, 2017

Rents for homes close to new Luas cross-city stops rise by 21%
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Rents for homes close to new Luas cross-city stops rise by 21%

Dec 15th 2017, 12:05 AM 15,488 Views 39 Comments

Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay the most on average.

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Cyclists hold protest over Luas Cross City signs telling them to dismount and walk
# Dublin
# Dublin

Cyclists hold protest over Luas Cross City signs telling them to dismount and walk

Dec 12th 2017, 2:46 PM 51,730 Views 218 Comments

The cyclists held the protest this lunchtime.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 11 December, 2017

Signal failure causes major traffic disruption during Luas Cross City's first weekday
# Signal Failure
# Signal Failure

Signal failure causes major traffic disruption during Luas Cross City's first weekday

Dec 11th 2017, 11:02 AM 32,380 Views 71 Comments

“It couldn’t have happened at a worse time.”

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year

Dec 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,787 Views 17 Comments

Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay on average the most for a property.

# luas-cross-city - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Video: The Luas Cross City is fully operational for the first time
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Video: The Luas Cross City is fully operational for the first time

Dec 9th 2017, 3:35 PM 44,769 Views 108 Comments

Come on board with us.

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 22,705 Views 158 Comments

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

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street
# Luas Works
# Luas Works

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street

Nov 7th 2017, 9:42 AM 25,452 Views 37 Comments

Permanent road diversions are being put in place to make room for the new cross-city Luas line.

# luas-cross-city - Friday 6 October, 2017

'Customers find it impossible to get here': FX Buckley butcher says Luas works forced him to downsize
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

'Customers find it impossible to get here': FX Buckley butcher says Luas works forced him to downsize

Oct 6th 2017, 12:05 AM 36,107 Views 63 Comments

Buckley pins the drop in footfall on Moore Street to the Luas Cross City works.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 11 September, 2017

Drive through Dawson Street? You'll have to find a new route from now on
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Drive through Dawson Street? You'll have to find a new route from now on

Sep 11th 2017, 12:41 PM 24,770 Views 35 Comments

Cars will not be able to travel straight down Dawson Street to access Nassau Street.

# luas-cross-city - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route
# Roadblock
# Roadblock

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route

Sep 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 26,173 Views 53 Comments

Luas Cross City began morning and evening tests of the new tram service this week.

# luas-cross-city - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'It's absolute chaos': Luas works are causing serious traffic issues on Moore Street
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

'It's absolute chaos': Luas works are causing serious traffic issues on Moore Street

Aug 13th 2017, 7:00 PM 30,700 Views 61 Comments

Footage shows an on call fire engine appearing to have to reverse down Moore Street due to congestion.

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Dublin's south quays reopen to traffic ahead of schedule
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Dublin's south quays reopen to traffic ahead of schedule

Aug 8th 2017, 7:10 AM 15,880 Views 22 Comments

The works were expected to last for up to eight days.

# luas-cross-city - Friday 4 August, 2017

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect
# South Quay
# South Quay

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect

Aug 4th 2017, 9:30 PM 32,254 Views 24 Comments

Have a look at what route is closed so you don’t spend too much of the Bank Holiday weekend stuck in traffic.

# luas-cross-city - Friday 28 July, 2017

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'
# Significant Disruption
# Significant Disruption

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'

Jul 28th 2017, 2:21 PM 22,799 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí say that members of the public should only use public transport to access the city centre next bank holiday weekend.

# luas-cross-city - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)
# Dublin
# Dublin

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)

Jul 26th 2017, 6:10 AM 17,927 Views 23 Comments

Luas Cross City will start carrying passengers in December.

# luas-cross-city - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge
# On Track
# On Track

Ding ding ding - the Luas has taken its first trip across O'Connell Bridge

Jun 17th 2017, 1:38 PM 44,193 Views 55 Comments

Two Luas trams have made the first journeys on the new Luas Cross City route this morning.

Heading into Dublin this morning? Luas testing is set to cause traffic disruption in the city centre
# Gauge Run
# Gauge Run

Heading into Dublin this morning? Luas testing is set to cause traffic disruption in the city centre

Jun 17th 2017, 6:00 AM 9,475 Views 13 Comments

The Luas is set to travel very, very slowly through the city centre to test out the new line for the first time today.

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

'It'll be quite a spectacle': Luas to travel very, very slowly through city centre to test out new line
# Testing 1 2
# Testing 1 2

'It'll be quite a spectacle': Luas to travel very, very slowly through city centre to test out new line

Jun 13th 2017, 10:35 AM 44,947 Views 92 Comments

On Saturday, engineers will give the Luas a run on the new line to test out every aspect of its operations.

# luas-cross-city - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'It's impossible to get any rest': Dublin residents frustrated at late-night Luas works
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

'It's impossible to get any rest': Dublin residents frustrated at late-night Luas works

May 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 46,732 Views 49 Comments

Construction on the Luas Cross City has been ongoing in Dublin since early 2013.

# luas-cross-city - Sunday 7 May, 2017

'They've completely isolated us': Dublin businesses say Luas works are destroying their livelihoods
# Parnell Street
# Parnell Street

'They've completely isolated us': Dublin businesses say Luas works are destroying their livelihoods

May 7th 2017, 8:00 PM 31,681 Views 28 Comments

The Luas Cross City construction has had a negative impact on local businesses.

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Renua are claiming Luas works make O'Connell St 'look like 1916'
# Gpo No They Didnt
# Gpo No They Didnt

Renua are claiming Luas works make O'Connell St 'look like 1916'

May 2nd 2017, 3:01 PM 19,427 Views 55 Comments

Renua Ireland compared Dublin during the Luas works to Alcatraz in a statement today.

# luas-cross-city - Friday 28 April, 2017

Dublin City Council going back on plans to ban all private cars from Eden Quay
# Traffic
# Traffic

Dublin City Council going back on plans to ban all private cars from Eden Quay

Apr 28th 2017, 10:20 PM 17,378 Views 40 Comments

Plans to restrict traffic were met with strong resistance from local businesses.

# luas-cross-city - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'Lethal', 'insane' - cyclists have their say on what it's like dealing with the Luas expansion works
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

'Lethal', 'insane' - cyclists have their say on what it's like dealing with the Luas expansion works

Apr 27th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,187 Views 173 Comments

Many people have complained to Transport Infrastructure Ireland regarding the sometimes-hazardous nature of cycling near Luas works.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 10 April, 2017

From December, this is what the Luas map will look like
# New Blue Line
# New Blue Line

From December, this is what the Luas map will look like

Apr 10th 2017, 10:48 PM 173,286 Views 124 Comments

From December, you’ll be able to take the Luas to Cabra, Grangegorman, the GPO and Trinity College.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 20 March, 2017

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City
From The Daily Edge
# Luas Cross City

8 things all Dubliners resent about Luas Cross City

Mar 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 18,354 Views 10 Comments

There are children in senior infants who are younger than the Luas Cross City works.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 23 January, 2017

'A serious accident waiting to happen' - cyclists not happy with Luas lines on single lane O'Connell Street
# Lethal
# Lethal

'A serious accident waiting to happen' - cyclists not happy with Luas lines on single lane O'Connell Street

Jan 23rd 2017, 6:10 AM 28,211 Views 98 Comments

A spate of reports of people falling from their bicycles in traffic, and suffering minor-to-more-serious injuries, have been reported at the site.

# luas-cross-city - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Luas Cross City has erected a 'Berlinesque' wall and some Dubliners aren't happy
# Phibsborough
# Phibsborough

Luas Cross City has erected a 'Berlinesque' wall and some Dubliners aren't happy

Nov 19th 2016, 11:00 AM 45,120 Views 62 Comments

They say the wall obscures an old railway station.

# luas-cross-city - Monday 3 October, 2016

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The bottom of Dawson Street is now closed to traffic for Luas works

Oct 3rd 2016, 8:26 PM 15,720 Views 15 Comments

It will be closed for four weeks while works for the Luas Cross City are carried out.

# luas-cross-city - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

These students in Dublin transformed a Luas hoarding with their own artwork
# Good Job
From The Daily Edge
# Good Job

These students in Dublin transformed a Luas hoarding with their own artwork

Aug 17th 2016, 7:41 AM 3,112 Views 0 Comments

‘Cause it’s D7 and we love it.

# luas-cross-city - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Fast trains and motorways may grab the headlines, but we actually need more buses
# Opinion
# Opinion

Fast trains and motorways may grab the headlines, but we actually need more buses

Aug 2nd 2016, 7:00 AM 157 Views 103 Comments

Ciarán Cuffe says we need to do more with less when it comes to public transport.

# luas-cross-city - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin
# Weekend Warning
# Weekend Warning

Everything you need to know about those major traffic changes in Dublin

Jul 30th 2016, 7:00 AM 22,535 Views 14 Comments

The quays will be closed as the latest major phase of Luas works takes place.

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