Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Questions (243)

Joe Carey

Question:

243. Deputy Joe Carey asked the Minister for Transport the status and details of the proposed study to be taken on by his Department with a view to connecting Shannon Airport to the rail network via a spur to Sixmilebridge, County Clare; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [38385/20]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

I can inform the Deputy that following Government’s recent decision in this regard, a study will be undertaken to assess the potential for a rail connection to Shannon Airport.

Officials in my Department have commenced engagement with relevant stakeholders with the view to the study being commenced.