Transportation procurement framework is anti-rural – Cope

first_img Google+ Pinterest Facebook By admin – January 30, 2017 Twitter WhatsApp Transportation procurement framework is anti-rural – Cope Previous articleGibson set for Sunderland moveNext articleTheresa May to meet Taoiseach in Dublin after Cardiff talks with Foster and O’Neill admin The National Framework for Passenger Ground Transportation Services has been labelled anti-rural and anti-small business by Donegal Deputy Pat The Cope Gallagher.Government agencies and bodies such as gardai or the HSE can no longer hire bus or taxi services locally, but must go through a centralised office in Dublin.The Leas Cheann Comhairle says the framework completely fails to take into account the scale and complexities of rural areas such as Donegal.Deputy Gallagher says this is not a cost-saving measure………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/copewebus.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life center_img Twitter Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Gardai investigate deaths of two horses on the N56 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews Pinterestlast_img