Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Questions (243)

Joe Carey


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.