News

Leitrim TD fears changes to Local Link will undermine entire service

Jul 8, 2021 17:07 By Shannonside News
Leitrim TD fears changes to Local Link will undermine entire service Leitrim TD fears changes to Local Link will undermine entire service
Share this article

Many people in the county have been left upset by a change to the service from late last month.

Leitrim TD Martin Kenny says he fears that the new Local Link transport arrangements could lead to the service failing completely.

The Sinn Fein TD says he's received numerous calls and e-mails from people who are very annoyed and upset by the new route and how the service is being operated.

He says many people feel their local bus service has been withdrawn leaving them isolated and cut off from their local town.

Advertisement

Deputy Kenny says with the expansion of the scheme it seems that younger people are being targeted, and that could mean that the service will not be there in the end for the people it was originally designed to help…

Share this article
Advertisement
Advertisement

Shannonside Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.

Copyright © 2021 Shannonside FM. Developed by Square1 and Powered by PublisherPlus