Thursday 01 February 2018
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross TD, has today announced a new Taxi/Limousine/Hackney (SPSV) grant scheme, aimed at increasing the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) in the Irish taxi fleet. This new electric vehicle initiative will help to stimulate the uptake of EVs in the SPSV industry by giving SPSV drivers up to €7,000 towards the purchase of an EV.
Monday 29 January 2018
Minister Ross announces €417 million for regional and local roads
Allocation will allow approx. 2300kms of road to be maintained (surface dressed) and 2100kms to be strengthened.
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD, today announced details of a €417 million investment programme for 2018 for regional and local roads.
Thursday 18 January 2018
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross T.D. today welcomed the passage of his Road Traffic (Amendment) Bill 2017 through 2nd Stage in the Dáil.
Tuesday 16 January 2018
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Shane Ross TD, has today announced a significantly enhanced road investment programme for the period 2018 to 2021. The announcement today is following the conclusion of the Capital Plan Review process from October. Overall an additional €486 million was secured for roads over that 4 year period bringing total roads investment for the period to €4.26 billion.
Monday 8th January 2017
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross has today appointed two new, pioneering Board members to the Road Safety Authority. The two new directors are in the area of Road Safety Advocacy; Ms Donna Price and Ms Gillian Treacy.