Dublin Chamber of Commerce welcomes Dublin Bus cuts

Dublin Chamber of Commerce has welcomed a plan by Dublin Bus to cut 10p er cent of its fleet and lay off 290 staff, saying the cuts will not affect the quality of the bus service.

17th January, 2009

Dublin Chamber of Commerce has welcomed a plan by Dublin Bus to cut 10p er cent of its fleet and lay off 290 staff, saying the cuts will not affect the quality of the bus service.

Aebhric McGibney, policy and communications director for the chamber, said that reducing the number of routes could result in better value for money at the bus company. The chamber argues that, if more quality bus corridors (QBCs) were built, fewer...

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