All other sections of this route were by late 2007 under construction, are planning stages. The N11 is receiving also upgrades along with the 47 new controversial km M3 motorway. Upgrade works the now-complete M50 motorway Dublin, inner ring road have seen dual-carriageway links between Galway and Sligo between Sligo and Letterkenny. The tunnel was opened officially by Bertie Ahern by the Taoiseach. 2008 11 work commenced on the 22 km section of the N18 HQDC. The M20 Cork-Limerick route is at an EIS and public consultation stage.
The N25 New Ross bypass is currently under construction. Dublin benefited in the form of suburban railcars from large amounts of new rolling stock, had extra EMU s saw also the opening of a new tram system, the Luas in 2004. Major projects undertaken were the upgrade of Heuston Station. 67 new locomotive-hauled InterCity carriages were introduced in 2006. Planned developments included enhancing suburban rail in Cork. Department of Public Expenditure represent the thousands of rail users.
|Year||National Development Plan|
|2004||Dublin saw also the opening of a new tram system, the Luas in 2004.|
|2006||67 new locomotive-hauled InterCity carriages were introduced in 2006.|
|2007||All other sections of this route were by late 2007 under construction.|
|2008||The M8 Dublin-Cork road motorway moved substantially in 2008 towards completion.|
|2009||The rest of the M6 route was completed in 2009.|
|2010||The M8 was completed in 2010.|