15 Feb '16, 7pm

@NoonanJoe @CorkEveningEcho Biz case for Bus Rapid Transport for Cork proved 2010. No movement but NTA in 2014......https://t.co/YGy9s6KkDP

Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) has emerged in recent years as an effective, cost efficient and high quality public transport system. BRT offers fast, reliable, predictable and comfortable journeys in modern, high quality vehicles. BRT seeks to emulate the service, performance quality, and amenity characteristics of a modern light rail-based transit system at a much lower cost. Given its cost, flexibility and effectiveness, BRT has a key role in the development of an integrated public transport system for Dublin. It delivers higher capacity on existing busy bus corridors and provides an attractive alternative to car transport, with fast and reliable journey times. Modern, attractive multi-door vehicles Uses own BRT lane or shared bus/BRT lane BRT vehicle given priority at traffic signals High quality stops and level boarding on and off vehicles Off-board ticketing (tickets purchas...

Full article: https://www.nationaltransport.ie/bus-rapid-transit/

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Contactless ticketing plan for all British bus routes by 2022 via @busandcoach_com

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busandcoach.com 16 Feb '16, 7am

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bettertransport.org.uk 16 Feb '16, 2pm

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nationaltransport.ie 03 Feb '16, 12pm

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#FreightOnRail

#FreightOnRail

bettertransport.org.uk 16 Feb '16, 10am

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gas2.org 15 Feb '16, 2pm

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