Sunday 24 September 2017

Lack of vision has left us in the slow lane

Our outdated public transport system is the reason for heavy traffic, despite the Taoiseach's claim that gridlock is a sign of success
Taoiseach Enda Kenny Photo: Gareth Chaney / Collins
Taoiseach Enda Kenny Photo: Gareth Chaney / Collins
Niamh Horan

Niamh Horan

Amid all the pomp and ceremony in Washington recently, Taoiseach Enda Kenny shared an anecdote with the world.

"I was accused in Cork three weeks ago of blocking up the Irish roads with people going to work. That's the challenge of success, I suppose," he said.

The room broke into laughter and applause. Poor Enda, those voters are never happy.

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