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The future of public transport and the role of Local Government - report

The Local Government Association commissioned SYSTRA Ltd to undertake research to initiate a debate on the future of public transport in England, outside of London, with a focus on local bus services.

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Sustainable Travel Survey Results

Results of a survey of local authority approaches to promoting sustainable travel, the barriers and facilitators driving investment, levels of spend, main sources of funding and partnership working in relation to sustainable travel.

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Stakeholder engagement in an emergency: Lessons from low-traffic neighbourhoods

To help draw out some of the key lessons from the EATF programme, the LGA commissioned experts from the University of Westminster and Fern Consulting to undertake independent research.

LGA survey of member highways authorities on cycling and walking

The purpose of the survey was to help inform LGA understanding of how councils are promoting active travel and to identify key funding challenges and policy barriers that prevent them from doing more.

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Developing an approach to mandatory CCTV in taxis and PHVs COVER

Developing an approach to mandatory CCTV in taxis and PHVs

The LGA has developed this guidance to bring together some of the questions that authorities may want to consider if they are thinking about introducing a mandatory CCTV policy for licenced vehicles in their area.

Councils in charge: making the case for electric charging investment COVER

Councils in charge: making the case for electric charging investment

This publication is intended as a guide for councillors to help them understand the current landscape for electric vehicle charging infrastructure and engage with their officers, colleagues and the wider public with more confidence.

Clean, connected and in-control COVER

Clean, connected and in-control: what tomorrow’s transport technology could mean for councils

This discussion paper examines developments we can expect; how innovative councils are getting involved in trials and the issues that all councils will need to address in the future.

Air quality - a briefing for directors of public health

Air quality: a briefing for directors of public health

Local authorities have a central role in achieving improvements in air quality.

A country in a jam: tackling congestion in our towns and cities

A country in a jam: tackling congestion in our towns and cities

This report identifies congestion as a serious problem for economic development, quality of life and public health. It also identifies the steps that innovative councils have taken to reduce congestion and its impacts. 

Build back local

Valuing and understanding local difference is what will truly enable us to level up.

Build back local: Building back better

Read the full 2021 LGA Annual Conference paper.

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