• New Bus Park & Ride Facility

New Bus Park & Ride Facility

Date_ 6 February 2015

Danny Kennedy, MLA attended the sod cutting event in January to mark the start of work on the New Bus Park and Ride facility at Ballymartin, Templepatrick.

John Hasson, Operations Manager, Whitemountain and David Stanfield, Project Manager, Whitemountain are photographed with Danny Kennedy, MLA and Translink representatives.

The popularity of Park and Ride has grown significantly in recent years as more and more people see the Life’s better benefits such as cost savings on fuel and parking, more productive time on the bus, opportunity to relax have an extra sleep!

When finished, this scheme will be a great asset for the surrounding mid Antrim community and we hope to attract more people to choose the bus as the better, convenient hassle–free way to travel.

Key Facts on the scheme
• £3.8 Million Investment
• 430 Free car parking spaces
• Frequent bus links to Belfast
• Key location chosen to offer quick and easy access to M2
• More travel options for the local community
• New street lighting
• New cycle path
• New signage
• Height restriction barrier and 3m high modern fencing installed
• CCTV installed