Lots of trees being saved apparently. No doubt the Greens will claim credit for that even though they were the ones advocating chopping them down in the first place!!Second round of public consultation on the Sustainable Transport Corridors for Cork The National Transport Authority launched the second round of public consultation on the Sustainable Transport Corridors earmarked for development as part of the BusConnects Cork programme in March 2023. The...busconnects.ie
Its Douglas Road v's Dumplin arrogance
Homeowners on Cork’s Douglas Rd who face losing parts of their gardens, historical boundary walls, and centuries-old trees say they are prepared to fight the BusConnects plan in the courts unless a suitable compromise is found.
Too much stick and not enough carrot, Dumplin arrogance strikes again ;
But taking the bus is beneath these types of nimbys. Its anathema to them, how dare they be restricted from dropping little Lorcan to school in an SUV.Needs to be done.
Otherwise, a Bus Gate is just a sign that is ignored by motorists and the whole thing falls apart.
There has to be enforcement of Bus Lanes and Corridors, especially at peak times.
The carrot is self-evident. That bus journeys are consistent and quicker than the car.
But taking the bus is beneath these types of nimbys. Its anathema to them, how dare they be restricted from dropping little Lorcan to school in an SUV.
Edit: Now that I think about it...little Lorcan has probably moved out and all thats left is a road of pensioners living in 6 bedroom houses dead set on maintaining little Lorcans inheritance.