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# traffic - Friday 8 October, 2021

Mica protesters vow to continue demonstrations if 100% redress demands not met
# Mica Redress
# Mica Redress

Mica protesters vow to continue demonstrations if 100% redress demands not met

Updated Oct 8th 2021, 7:20 PM 62,519 Views 174 Comments
  • Tens of thousands protested in Dublin calling for full redress.
  • Campaigners say they are considering running candidates in the next election
  • Taoiseach Micheal Martin said details of redress scheme would not be ready in time for the budget.

# traffic - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Poll: Should Ireland bring in congestion charges?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Ireland bring in congestion charges?

Aug 4th 2021, 9:18 AM 44,305 Views 121 Comments

The charges – in place in London for almost 20 years – are intended to discourage people from driving in city centres.

# traffic - Friday 23 April, 2021

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line
# Luas M50 Woes
# Luas M50 Woes

Planning watchdog warns of negative impacts of numerous developments in south Dublin on M50 and Luas line

Apr 23rd 2021, 1:44 PM 36,191 Views 56 Comments

The OPR has criticised a new draft development plan by Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.

# traffic - Monday 1 February, 2021

Traffic diversions in place after 'sinkhole' appears on Phibsborough Road
# Cross Guns Bridge
# Cross Guns Bridge

Traffic diversions in place after 'sinkhole' appears on Phibsborough Road

Feb 1st 2021, 9:34 AM 92,447 Views 48 Comments

The hole appeared near the Cross Guns Bridge.

# traffic - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Drivers urged to exercise 'extreme caution' due to snow and ice on roads
# Traffic
# Traffic

Drivers urged to exercise 'extreme caution' due to snow and ice on roads

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 12:24 PM 32,603 Views 17 Comments

Very icy conditions have been reported in many areas, particularly on minor roads.

# traffic - Friday 8 January, 2021

Why is Brexit impacting deliveries to Ireland, and what else is being held up?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Why is Brexit impacting deliveries to Ireland, and what else is being held up?

Jan 8th 2021, 4:11 PM 44,456 Views 38 Comments

How exactly is Brexit affecting food supply chains and trade routes – and will things settle down soon?

# traffic - Monday 7 December, 2020

Trucks can be parked at Dublin Airport longterm carpark if Brexit traffic at Dublin Port overflows
# A Brexit Jam
# A Brexit Jam

Trucks can be parked at Dublin Airport longterm carpark if Brexit traffic at Dublin Port overflows

Updated Dec 7th 2020, 6:13 PM 22,707 Views 22 Comments

No matter what happens in the ongoing Brexit talks, there’ll be major changes in how Ireland does business with the UK in 2021.

# traffic - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Man in his 40s dies in a single-vehicle collision on N76
# Co Kilkenny
# Co Kilkenny

Man in his 40s dies in a single-vehicle collision on N76

Nov 17th 2020, 3:34 PM 15,869 Views 2 Comments

The fatal collision occurred shortly after 11am this morning in Killamery, Callan.

# traffic - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Traffic levels have fallen by 15% since introduction of Level 3 nationwide, gardaí say
# Operation Fanacht
# Operation Fanacht

Traffic levels have fallen by 15% since introduction of Level 3 nationwide, gardaí say

Oct 14th 2020, 8:42 PM 16,243 Views 27 Comments

Operation Fanacht has established 132 Garda checkpoints nationwide as public asked to rethink their journeys.

# traffic - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Long tailbacks reported as Operation Fanacht gets underway
# Checkpoints
# Checkpoints

Long tailbacks reported as Operation Fanacht gets underway

Oct 7th 2020, 11:51 AM 76,915 Views 86 Comments

There will be fixed garda checkpoints at 132 roads across the country in the coming weeks.

# traffic - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Road users urged to take extra care amid heavy rain
# Spot Flooding
# Spot Flooding

Road users urged to take extra care amid heavy rain

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:57 AM 25,404 Views 6 Comments

A Status Yellow rainfall warning is in place for Donegal, Leitrim, Mayo and Sligo.

# traffic - Monday 17 August, 2020

Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year

Aug 17th 2020, 4:11 PM 16,015 Views 35 Comments

At the peak of Covid-19 restrictions traffic was down by about 78%, it’s now down by 16.3% in Dublin and 12.6% elsewhere.

# traffic - Monday 27 July, 2020

Passenger in his 20s dies after single-vehicle collision in Meath
# Kells
# Kells

Passenger in his 20s dies after single-vehicle collision in Meath

Jul 27th 2020, 8:13 AM 21,842 Views 3 Comments

The driver of the van was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

# traffic - Friday 10 July, 2020

'It will be back to car city': Disagreement over reopening of most Phoenix Park gates
# Traffic
# Traffic

'It will be back to car city': Disagreement over reopening of most Phoenix Park gates

Jul 10th 2020, 12:05 PM 16,792 Views 131 Comments

All gates bar one reopen from today after closing in March due to pandemic restrictions.

# traffic - Thursday 9 July, 2020

OPW confirms almost all Phoenix Park gates to reopen tomorrow
# Phoenix Park
# Phoenix Park

OPW confirms almost all Phoenix Park gates to reopen tomorrow

Jul 9th 2020, 11:59 PM 19,799 Views 36 Comments

Many gates in the park were closed in March following the introduction of Covid-19 restrictions.

# traffic - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Level crossing incidents 'dramatically' down on last year, but motorists warned to stay vigilant

Level crossing incidents 'dramatically' down on last year, but motorists warned to stay vigilant

Jun 11th 2020, 12:37 PM 5,075 Views 6 Comments

There are currently 948 level crossings on the Iarnród Éireann network.

# traffic - Sunday 24 May, 2020

Traffic on M50 'increases by 30% and petrol drops by 3c' on first week of Phase One
# AA Analysis
# AA Analysis

Traffic on M50 'increases by 30% and petrol drops by 3c' on first week of Phase One

May 24th 2020, 3:04 PM 22,977 Views 35 Comments

The government relaxed Covid-19 restrictions slightly, to allow some people to return to work, and garden centres to open.

# traffic - Thursday 23 April, 2020

CMO warns progress could be 'undone very quickly' as data shows increase in population movement
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

CMO warns progress could be 'undone very quickly' as data shows increase in population movement

Updated Apr 23rd 2020, 9:00 PM 64,369 Views 123 Comments

Dr Tony Holohan said it is not certain that restrictions will be relaxed on 5 May.

# traffic - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Dublin is the 6th most congested city in Europe
# Bumper To Bumper
# Bumper To Bumper

Dublin is the 6th most congested city in Europe

Jan 29th 2020, 5:07 PM 23,996 Views 56 Comments

The capital is also ranked as the 17th most congested city in the world.

# traffic - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Traffic moving again on M50 but huge delays following farmers' protest during evening rush hour
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Traffic moving again on M50 but huge delays following farmers' protest during evening rush hour

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 7:05 PM 40,698 Views 134 Comments

It comes after the protesting farmers moved from the city centre to Dublin Port earlier this afternoon.

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Farmers bring traffic to a standstill as protest reaches Dublin Port

Updated Jan 16th 2020, 2:15 PM 51,110 Views 145 Comments

Dozens of tractors returned to blockade streets around Leinster House yesterday.

# traffic - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Garda Commissioner cites lack of resources as he delays 136 transfers to roads policing
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Garda Commissioner cites lack of resources as he delays 136 transfers to roads policing

Jan 11th 2020, 10:00 PM 26,839 Views 48 Comments

The Road Safety Authority says it is “anxious” to see the full complement of resources being deployed to roads policing duties.

# traffic - Monday 2 December, 2019

Plans to cut speed limits to 30km/h in 'all residential areas' in Dublin
# Go Slow
# Go Slow

Plans to cut speed limits to 30km/h in 'all residential areas' in Dublin

Dec 2nd 2019, 9:32 AM 16,555 Views 75 Comments

Dublin City Council will vote on the proposals this week.

# traffic - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre
# Traffic
# Traffic

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre

Oct 31st 2019, 9:24 AM 28,283 Views 44 Comments

There is no Green Line service between St Stephen’s Green and Dominick Street.

# traffic - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Major diversions in place as over 22,000 people set to take part in Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Major diversions in place as over 22,000 people set to take part in Dublin Marathon

Oct 27th 2019, 6:00 AM 31,447 Views 30 Comments

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# traffic - Monday 23 September, 2019

Traffic moving on Dublin's M50 again after skip blocks northbound lanes
# Obstruction
# Obstruction

Traffic moving on Dublin's M50 again after skip blocks northbound lanes

Sep 23rd 2019, 3:33 PM 63,870 Views 23 Comments

Emergency services and M50 services attended the scene.

# traffic - Sunday 22 September, 2019

College Green will be car-free today, here's what you need to know
# Dublin
# Dublin

College Green will be car-free today, here's what you need to know

Sep 22nd 2019, 6:30 AM 11,887 Views 22 Comments

Dublin is one of several cities marking Car Free Day 2019.

# traffic - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Heavy traffic in Dublin city centre as Eden Quay closed following collision
# Eden Quay
# Eden Quay

Heavy traffic in Dublin city centre as Eden Quay closed following collision

Sep 19th 2019, 2:54 PM 24,839 Views 8 Comments

The incident involved a male pedestrian in his late 70s and a coach.

# traffic - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Dublin's packed Luas carried almost 42 million passengers last year
# To The Gills
# To The Gills

Dublin's packed Luas carried almost 42 million passengers last year

Sep 12th 2019, 6:15 AM 16,052 Views 35 Comments

Transport Infrastructure Ireland says more trams have been ordered.

# traffic - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Woman in her 50s in serious condition after car crash in Monaghan
# Carrickmacross
# Carrickmacross

Woman in her 50s in serious condition after car crash in Monaghan

Aug 18th 2019, 7:26 AM 15,784 Views 1 Comment

A female in her late teens and a man in his 40s were also injured in the incident.

# traffic - Friday 2 August, 2019

All Together Now organisers 'aware' of traffic issues as festival-goers vent after long delays
# In It Together
# In It Together

All Together Now organisers 'aware' of traffic issues as festival-goers vent after long delays

Aug 2nd 2019, 10:23 PM 59,620 Views 48 Comments

Many fans complained of long delays in getting to the Waterford festival.

# traffic - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Poll: Should College Green be pedestrianised?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should College Green be pedestrianised?

Jul 21st 2019, 9:29 AM 29,891 Views 131 Comments

A trial is happening today, but some people want the move to be permanent.

# traffic - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Luas resumes between Broombridge and Sandyford with some delays
# Luas Green Line
# Luas Green Line

Luas resumes between Broombridge and Sandyford with some delays

Updated Jul 13th 2019, 4:28 PM 18,798 Views 5 Comments

An issue was discovered with the pantographs, which is the device on the tram that connects it to the overhead lines.

# traffic - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Levels of dangerous air pollutant NO2 possibly exceeding limits on M50 and on Dublin streets
# Pollution
# Pollution

Levels of dangerous air pollutant NO2 possibly exceeding limits on M50 and on Dublin streets

Jul 9th 2019, 6:00 AM 16,401 Views 51 Comments

A new report from the Environment Protection Agency looks at indicators of the levels of NO2 in the air in Dublin.

# traffic - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Delays expected after part of M1-M50 slip road closed due to HGV breakdown
# Rush Hour Traffic
# Rush Hour Traffic

Delays expected after part of M1-M50 slip road closed due to HGV breakdown

Jun 13th 2019, 7:07 AM 17,554 Views 3 Comments

Delays have built back to Dublin Airport.

# traffic - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Decision on E-scooter regulations due shortly, as minister says electric scooter users should have a driving licence
# New Rules
# New Rules

Decision on E-scooter regulations due shortly, as minister says electric scooter users should have a driving licence

May 22nd 2019, 1:22 PM 59,828 Views 181 Comments

Shane Ross has asked the RSA to research scooter regulations in other countries.

# traffic - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident
# Dublin 2
# Dublin 2

Dublin's Macken Street reopens after earlier incident

Updated May 2nd 2019, 5:20 PM 96,070 Views 0 Comments

The street was closed earlier.

# traffic - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'Rubberneckers are causing delays': Crash on M50 northbound causes brief closure
# Traffic
# Traffic

'Rubberneckers are causing delays': Crash on M50 northbound causes brief closure

Apr 11th 2019, 10:12 AM 32,037 Views 39 Comments

The section of the motorway has been reopened but delays remain.

Traffic pollution causing 1,700 new cases of asthma in Ireland every year
# Breathing
# Breathing

Traffic pollution causing 1,700 new cases of asthma in Ireland every year

Apr 11th 2019, 6:00 AM 6,210 Views 31 Comments

It means 150 in every 100,000 children here are diagnosed with asthma as a result of traffic pollution.

# traffic - Monday 18 February, 2019

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism
# Iarnród Éireann
# Iarnród Éireann

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism

Feb 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 27,194 Views 24 Comments

Newbridge to Grand Canal Dock train services are operating from/to Hazelhatch as a result.

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