Gardai have confirmed that bus lanes will remain in operation for the bus driver’s strike tomorrow and on Saturday.
“An Garda Siochana in consultation with Dublin City Council and other stakeholders would like to advise road users that the bus lanes will operate as normal on the 1st and 2nd May 2015 during the planned bus strike. It is important to note that bus lanes facilitate taxis, cyclist, private bus companies and the Emergency Services,” said a statement from the Garda press office.
It added: “Gardai are advising motorists to allow extra time when planning their journey during the planned bus strike. Gardai remind motorists that the bus lanes will operate as normal and we urge motorists to fully comply with the road signage.”
“Gardai and local authorities and other stakeholders will continue to monitor the situation but at this stage there is no plan to open the bus lanes up to other motorists