Teething problems blamed for traffic gridlock in Letterkenny

first_img Teething problems blamed for traffic gridlock in Letterkenny Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA By News Highland – May 7, 2019 Facebook AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook Google+ Teething problems as part of planned works by Irish Water are to blame for long delays experienced by motorists travelling into Letterkenny this morning.Traffic gridlock was reported on the main approach road into the town as only one out of four lanes was open between the Dry Arch and Polestar roundabouts.The traffic management plan was to have two lanes open at all times on a rotating basis to facilitate effective traffic flow.Speaking on today’s Nine Till Noon Show, Spokesperson for Irish Water John McElwaine admitted that the plan was not implemented this morning:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waterresghgfhgfhgfponse1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Twitter Twitter Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Previous articleDonegal continues to be the Joule in Irish Rallying in 2019Next articleJPC Chair calls for more Community Gardai to be allocated to L’Kenny News Highland Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Pinterestlast_img read more

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The top threats to teen drivers may surprise you

first_imgAccording to youth.gov, October 14-20 is National Teen Driver Safety Week, a week dedicated to raising awareness of the serious risks today’s teens confront on the roads.The Federal Highway Administration reports that there were nearly 10 million licensed drivers aged 19 and younger in the U.S. as of July 2016. And, according to AAA, teen drivers are 9 times as likely as drivers 18 and older to be involved in a crash and 6 times as likely to be involved in a fatal crash.Statistics like this are sobering for any parent, any teen and anyone who shares the road with these young drivers. Understanding the risks and finding ways to help neutralize them are good first steps in striving for a safer, better driving experience for everyone. continue reading » 21SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

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