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
We have taken on board all the comments received through consultation on the discussion papers, summarised them in this document and will use points raised to inform the development of the strategy. There will be further opportunities to comment on the draft RTS as it develops and we will continue to post all relevant updates and documentation on … [Read more...] about Consultation summary October 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
Over the last few months Nestrans has been seeking your input to help shape the next Regional Transport Strategy (RTS) for the north east of Scotland. The partnership has a statutory duty to produce and deliver an RTS to set the vision and direction for transport in the region for the next 20 years. In May 2019 we launched a consultation … [Read more...] about Can you help influence the long term vision for transport in the North East?
A new National Transport Strategy (NTS2) for Scotland has been published for public consultation today, marking a step-change in the approach to transport for the next twenty years . The Strategy, which aims to protect our climate and improve lives, details how the transport system will deliver better outcomes for citizens and businesses by … [Read more...] about Transport Scotland launch the National Transport Strategy (NTS2) for consultation