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Westmeath County Council Writing To Irish Rail About Reopening Old Train Station

A local group has been appealing for it to be reopened for the last 20 years.

Westmeath County Council is writing to Irish Rail for a strategic review into reopening Killucan Train Station. 

It follows a meeting between the local authority's Chief Executive Pat Gallagher, the Minister for Transport and the rail company.

Green Party councillor Hazel Smyth says the rail link would help meet carbon reduction targets: 

TRAIN: At an expected cost of €1 million to the government, it's being described as a "no brainer".

Posted by Midlands 103 on Thursday, 2 July 2020

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