Archive for the category: ‘Transport’

Safety Audit Needed On New Cycle Lanes on Seafront

SAFETY AUDIT REQUIRED SAY’S JONES   Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has called on Wicklow County Council to undertake a safety audit on the new cycle lanes/footpaths on Marine Road (Seafront) as a matter of urgency.   Cllr Jones has […]

Tribute to Station Officer Evans

TRIBUTE TO RETIRING STATION OFFICER BY CLLR JONES   In a statement Cllr George Jones paid tribute to the retiring Station of Officer of the Fire Service Clifford Evans. Clifford who retired earlier this month retired after nearly 30 years […]

PROGRESS NEEDED WITH NRA

JONES CALLS FOR PROGRESS WITH NRA Fine Gael Councillor George Jones has called for more progress with the National Roads Authority .

DISAPPOINTMENT OVER PARKING PERMIT REMINDER

JONES EXPRESSES DISAPPOINTMENT OVER FAILURE TO ISSUE PARKING REMINDERS Fine Gael North Wicklow Councillor George Jones has said he is “very disappointed that APCOA (Who act as agents for Wicklow County Council) have failed to issue reminders to permit holding […]

GREYSTONES HARBOUR GREAT PROGRESS AT JULY 2010

DISAPPOINTMENT AT LACK OF INTEREST BY NATIONAL MEDIA AT GREAT ENGINEERING JOB. After a visit to the site of the €300 million Harbour and North Beach Development Fine Gael Councillor George Jones warmly welcomed the progress to date. Cllr Jones […]

Parking Permits

The Council confirmed to Cllr Jones that the parking operators would this year be sending reminders to all holders of residential parking permits for renewal. Cllr Jones said last year this problem and lack of notification caused alot of problems […]

WICKLOW NEEDS TO IMPROVE TOURISM PRODUCT

Fine Gael Councillor George Jones in a statement called on the Government to drop its €10 travel tax before further damage is done to our Tourism Industry. Cllr Jones said all forecasts continue to show downward trends in visitor numbers […]

WICKLOW AND GOVERNMENT DID NOT DECLARE MAJOR EMERGENCY – part 2!

THE REASON FOR NO NATIONAL EMERGENCY, GOVERNMENT HAS NO WEATHER PLAN Cllr George Jones has been informed by Fine Gael HQ the reason why we don’t have a Major Emergency declared. Details provided as follows: The government had no weather […]