Public transport for students

Posted in Governance and administration on October 7th, 2019 by steve

Ireland“Sir, – Fiach Kelly reports that the Green Party in its pre-budget submission is recommending free access to all public transport for students, at a cost of €60 million (‘Greens propose free public transport scheme for students’, News, October 4th) …” (more)

[Ellen O’Malley Dunlop, Irish Times, 7 October]

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Greens propose free public transport scheme for students

Posted in Governance and administration on October 3rd, 2019 by steve

Ireland“Students would be given free access to all public transport, similar to the existing scheme for pensioners, under proposals from the Green Party. The policy, at an estimated cost of €60 million, is an element of the party’s pre-budget submission outlined on Thursday by leader Eamon Ryan, deputy leader Catherine Martin and Dublin city councillor Neasa Hourigan, who is the party’s finance spokeswoman …” (more)

[Fiach Kelly, Irish Times, 3 October]

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