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Jarrett Walker: has been paid €615,000 up to August this year. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Almost €3 million has already been spent on consultants for the controversial BusConnects plan, newly released figures show. Procurement documents sh(...)

  Jarrett Walker (far left) said there had been some “hysteria” over the redesign plan. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

The US-based consultant behind the redesign of the Dublin Bus network has said he did not expect the plan to be attacked in “the very aggressive way” (...)

Minister for Transport Shane Ross: Fully committed to the BusConnects project. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw for the Irish Times

The National Transport Authority (NTA) has said it will be revisiting at least two routes in its revision of the controversial BusConnects plan. The (...)

Dublin’s new Luas Cross City line has hit traffic problems before services even begin, with cars and delivery vans blocking the tracks during tram operating tests. Photograph: Graeme McQueen/Twitter

Dublin’s new Luas Cross City line has hit traffic problems before services even begin, with cars and delivery vans blocking the tracks during tram ope(...)

Luas Cross City: the south quay is closed at O’Connell Bridge until 6am on August 12th, while a temporary road surface is replaced

There were long delays on the south quays in Dublin on Saturday as the latest phase of Luas Cross City construction work got under way. Traffic was (...)

Motorists in Dublin face severe disruption for a week with Luas Cross City works closing off the south quays in the city centre

Motorists driving in Dublin city centre face severe disruption for a week starting on Friday night with Luas Cross City works closing off most of the (...)

A CGI issued in 2015 of what College Green in Dublin could look like with Luas Cross City in place. Dublin City Council, however, is due to unveil an even more radical vision for College Green in the coming days

There is speculation that planners and designers at Dublin City Council are about to propose an even more radical vision for College Green than that (...)

 Tram tracks for the new Luas Cross City line are to be put in place on Dublin’s O’Connell Street. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Tram tracks for the new Luas Cross City line will be put in place on Dublin’s O’Connell Street on Thursday. Preparation works for the tracks, involvin(...)

Minister for  Tourism  Paschal Donohoe at the unveiling today of the restored Molly Malone statue at its new location on Suffolk Street, Dublin. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Molly Malone is back on the streets today after being removed from her former home at the bottom of Grafton Street at the end of April.The statue was (...)

Restricted traffic at College Green/Westmoreland Street in Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Three lanes of traffic on Dublin’s Dame Street were funnelled into one at College Green yesterday morning as new traffic restrictions came into force(...)

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