This research paper considers the elements (of transport and planning policies) which have led to City-Regions being regarded as successful and to help the north east to better understand and articulate that the issues faced in our region are similar to those faced by other City-Regions, both in the UK and across the world. It also attempts to … [Read more...] about What makes a successful city region?
Presentation to the Nestrans Board on 11th December 2019 focussing discussion on four significant strategy elements of: Mass transitActive travel networkDemand managementRural accessibility The presentation slides can be viewed here. … [Read more...] about Nestrans Board Members’ Workshop – December 2019
Nestrans2040 continues to progress following the Board approval of the six headline principles for the strategy that will take us to 2040. The key principles will set the tone and direction of the strategy overall and are: A 50:50 mode split between car driver and sustainable modesImproved journey efficienciesZero fatalities on the road … [Read more...] about Six headline principles of the strategy receive board approval
RTS 2040 Scoping Report – this background paper has been developed to set out the key considerations for the development of the next RTS including the challenges of developing a strategy that considers the region’s aspirations for growth and regional, national and global expectations to reduce emissions and improve quality of life. The scoping … [Read more...] about RTS 2040 Scoping Report
Strategic Transport Appraisal report published - this provides the results of extensive consultation and the background to the development of the objectives that the RTS will be based on. The Executive Summary of this report is available here. … [Read more...] about Strategic Transport Appraisal Report
Presentation to Nestrans Board on 17th April 2019 – starting to think about key themes, trends and what we need the next RTS to achieve. The presentation slides can be viewed here. … [Read more...] about Presentation to Nestrans Board on 17th April 2019