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Dublin’s bus plans: the top complaint, cited by 45 per cent, was that the “existing service” would be lost. Photograph: Alan Betson

People, in general, don’t like change. If the 50,000 submissions made to the National Transport Authority on its redesign of Dublin’s bus network are (...)

A redesign of the bus network in Dublin was launched on Tuesday. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/File

The number of Dubliners who will lose direct bus routes to the city has been reduced to just five per cent, under revised plans for the redesign of th(...)

Almost 50,000 people made submissions to the NTA on the redesign proposals over the last year. File photograph: The Irish Times

Additional services to hospitals are understood to be included in revised plans for the redesign of the Dublin Bus network, due to be published on Tue(...)

Minister of State for Disability Issues Finian McGrath called on the NTA to have a “meaningful and extensive consultation” with the disabled and the elderly. Photograph: Eric Luke

Changes to Dublin’s bus network under a €2 billion overhaul show a disregard for the disabled and elderly, Minister of State for Disability Issues Fin(...)

A yellow bus travels down Manners Street in downtown Wellington, New Zealand. Photograph: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images

Take one plan by the United States-based transport planner Jarrett Walker, add in an aggrieved workforce and a regional council skimping on vital infr(...)

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(...)

 The number 44  bus passing through Enniskerry, Co Wicklow. Photograph: Tim Butler

If State policymakers botch their handling of the groundswell of negativity bubbling up around the ankles of the Dublin Bus network redesign this issu(...)

The Dublin Bus network redesign sees the replacement of all existing route numbers with a simplified lettering system. Photograph: Alan Betson

The US transport planner behind the redesign of the Dublin Bus network has hit back at TDs and union officials for spreading “false information” ab(...)

The BusConnects plan acknowledges that some bus users who currently have a direct route into the city centre from where they live would have to change buses to reach their destination. Photograph: Alan Betson

Nobody could say that the bus network in Dublin makes sense, either in terms of bus numbers or routes. It evolved haphazardly over time. No wonder fir(...)

Dublin Bus on Nassau Street: decades-old routes will be replaced by new itineraries. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

The architect of a proposed new Dublin Bus route network has said the design is for a city of the future not for the past. On Monday the National Tra(...)

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