Dáil Éireann - Volume 655 - 22 May, 2008

Written Answers. - Railway Stations.

Deputy James Bannon asked the Minister for Transport the position regarding the re-opening of Killucan railway station which is urgently needed due to the increase in population in Killucan-Kinnegad with the 2006 census showing a quadrupling of the population in the area which more than meets the criteria for re-opening; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [20344/08]

  Deputy Noel Dempsey: The location of stations on the rail network is an operational matter for Iarnród Éireann.