Independent TD for Wicklow and East Carlow. Fighting for job creation, economic justice and political reform.

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145 Bus to continue to serve Kilmacanogue

145 Bus to continue to serve Kilmacanogue

I was delighted last week when I heard that Dublin Bus had decided to continue the 145 bus route to Kilmacanogue – albeit in a limited capacity. In November it was announced that the route would no longer serve Kilmacanogue but following a campaign by locals and representations that I made to Dublin Bus CEO,...
Drainage Works to begin soon on Kilmacanogue Blackspot

Drainage Works to begin soon on Kilmacanogue Blackspot

I am delighted that Wicklow Councty Council have agreed with me that drainage works for the accident black spot at Old Long Hill in Kilmacanogue are needed as temperatures drop and ice warnings return to Co. Wicklow. Following my representations, the council is taking decisive action to improve the drainage at the lowest stretch of...
Water Shortages in North Wicklow

Water Shortages in North Wicklow

On May 22, 2013 I called on the Minister for the Environment, Community and Local Government, Phil Hogan to investigate and intervene in cases where algae in Dublin City Council’s water filtering system is leaving people in Wicklow without water. The Minister promised Deputy Harris and myself that he would look at the problem. Many...

Donnelly expresses strong concern over proposed changes to Dublin Bus routes.

At a meeting with Dublin Bus officials earlier this week Stephen Donnelly expressed his strong concerns that the proposed changes will constitute a substantive reduction in the level of service provision for the people of North Wicklow, in particular the proposal that the 84 would no longer service UCD and the city centre. “I have...