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A decision is about to be made regarding supplier agreements with vendors and the union is up in arms. There has been some controversy regarding the awarding of the custodial responsibilities to a family member of the board. That family member also happens to have a financial interest in the cleaning supplies online commerce entity that was awarded the contract. "This is not a matter of mops and brooms, but one of propriety," The Daily Herald posted. Everyone agrees that the railroad needs a reliable supplier of toilet paper, paper towels, trash bags, etc. Mr. Barnes argues that having a closely held business supply the railroad is in the interest of the system. Once again the the union leadership warns that members are being pandered. More to come...
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jhb171achillMar 31 14 9:38 PM
Operations Department - Irish Railways Today and Plans for the Future
General forum where all members can post discussions of Irish railways (both Iarnród Éireann and NIR/Translink), service changes, and planning issues.
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The Running Shed - Locomotive & Hauled Stock News & Observations
For discussion of Iarnród Éireann and NIR locomotives, and other hauled rolling stock. News, sightings, allocations, queries etc about the rolling stock themselves and their current day to day operations.
Re: MK3 News
The Unit Zone - DMU & EMU News and Observations
For discussion of Iarnród Éireann and NIR railcars, DART units and other non-locomotive hauled stock.Post any observations, allocations, news or queries here!
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For contributions on Industrial Railways in Ireland.
Re: The Bord na M...
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LUAS and Metro
Discussion and news about Dublin's LUAS tram (and proposed Metro) system.
LUAS Crash - Jerv...
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The Politics Slot - Dáil Questions on Rail Transport January 2008 - To Date
Questions and Answers from Dáil Éireann (Irish Parliament) on Rail Transport
Re: National Tran...
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The Politics Slot - Irish Parliamentary Committee Debates on Rail Transport
Updates from the Dail - Parliamentary Committee on Transport Rail Transport Debates
Re: Governance Is...
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Irish Railway History - Trains, Services and Railway Lines of the Past
Discussion and records of the trains, services, and railway lines of years gone by.
Re: Foynes Branch.
Preservation News and Railtour News
News about the Irish railway preservation scene and the latest railtours being planned.
Re: RPSI 2014
Useful Links and Web Talk
We provide a list of other discussion forums you might want to visit, as well as transport websites.Also, updates of Irish photo websites can be advised here!
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Photo Gallery - Contemporary
The place to post contemporary photos of Irish trains and railways.
Re: "Slieve Gulli...
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Photo Gallery - Historical
The place to post historical photos of Irish railways.
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