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Transport Minister Says Dublin Needs A System Change To Boost Security

Tom Douglas
Tom Douglas

05:33 12 Jan 2022

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The Transport Minister admits there is a serious issue with security in Dublin city.

It's after claims there is an 'edginess' to the city centre which has been made worse by the pandemic.

Dublin's Trinity Street, shot this week. (Photo: Tom Douglas).

"We have allowed to become too dominated by the needs of tourism or offices."

"We need people living in the city centre."

"We need to change the way the city centre works absolutely, and that brings security."

"When you've larger numbers of people, when you've life, when you've shops catering to the local community, people know each other."

"You have a different atmosphere."

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