Dáil Éireann - Volume 639 - 10 October, 2007
Written Answers. - Rural Transport Services.
Deputy James Bannon Deputy James Bannon
Deputy James Bannon asked the Minister for Transport and the Marine the plans in place to improve the quality of rural transport in  County Westmeath with particular reference to bus services for the elderly to access hospitals and other services; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [23072/07]
Deputy Noel Dempsey Deputy Noel Dempsey
Deputy Noel Dempsey: Under the Rural Transport Programme, initiatives to expand and develop rural transport services are a matter for local communities, in consultation with Pobal. Community groups in County Westmeath seeking to establish a scheme should make contact with Pobal at Holbrook House, Holles Street, Dublin 2.
Dáil Éireann 639 Written Answers. Rural Transport Services.