There are certain things, it seems to me, that you simply can’t say these days. Nobody will give you a platform. Because, quite simply, it wouldn’t be worth the bother of all the negative reaction, the finger wagging and the downright condemnation for allowing such unacceptable views to be published. Believe it or not, those … Continue reading I’m almost afraid to say it: But I’m opposed to SOME bike lanes and SOME Bus Connects proposals.
There is a parallel universe out there. It’s the one in which the M3 which bulldozed ancient sites at Tara and the N25 which completely over-estimated traffic in Waterford, were needed. It’s the one which built the M50 which has now been upgraded over and over again because they got it wrong in the first … Continue reading Has Covid-19 changed your world? Well then, go live where the National Transport Authority does. It’s having no effect there!
I don’t know if you caught Eco Eye on RTE on February 25th last. It was about Bus Connects. The blurb for the programme on the RTE website said all the stuff about how big a deal it was. And it said Bus Connects was “divisive” and had been met with “stiff opposition.” So being … Continue reading An Eco Eye programme plugging Bus Connects was fair according to the BAI – which hasn’t upheld a complaint for TWO YEARS!
Bus Connects is raising its extremely ugly head again. I had hoped it was gone away. Just to remind you, Bus Connects is a €2bn plan to make bus commutes quicker in Dublin – at the expense of thousands of trees, hundreds of gardens, dozens of small businesses and the integrity of several communities in … Continue reading Has anyone got the courage to stop this Bus Connects nonsense?