Controversial bus route dropped from Galway City Development Plan
Galway City Councillors have voted to remove plans for a controversial bus corridor from the City Development Plan. Residents’ groups and environmental campaigners had been critical of the proposal to put a route through Merlin Woods, on the east side of the city.
They expressed concerns about the social and environmental issues that the bus corridor could cause.
The proposed road had been in the development plan for some years. It formed part of the