TfGM and TRL show how open data improves traffic flow, intelligence and air quality

A case study by Transport for Greater Manchester and TRL is highlighting how opening up and sharing data can dramatically improve traffic management in a city by “doing more with less”. The two organisations collaborated on a solution in response to the Department for Transport’s competition to promote the sharing of local authority transport data […]

Completion of Stafford Western Access Route moves a step closer

The completion of a multimillion-pound road project to ease congestion in Stafford town centre and lay the foundations for future growth is well on schedule for later this year, according to the county council. The Stafford Western Access Route construction began in summer 2019. It will enable millions of pounds worth of new housing and […]

Renfrewshire Council to invest a further £8m in its road network this year

Renfrewshire Council will invest a further £8 million in its road network this year as part of its six-year £47 million investment programme. There will be upgrades in every town and village as roads and footways are either fully resurfaced, restored ahead of future resurfacing or minor repairs carried out. The programme also captures any projects from 2020 […]

Dundee City Council appoints Jacobs to investigate further active travel links

Dundee City Council has appointed consultants Jacobs to investigate active transport links between the Western Gateway and the city’s amenities. Jacobs to provide an option appraisal report that identifies any new or improved connections that could increase the number of journeys made by walking and cycling travel. The report will also consider ways of improving existing routes. The firm will […]

Europe’s most powerful electric vehicle charging hub coming to Oxford

Oxford City Council, Pivot Power, Fastned, Tesla Superchargers and Wenea are teaming up to deliver the UK’s largest public EV charging hub of 38 fast and ultra-rapid chargers, delivering 100% renewable energy to EV drivers day and night. reports UK-based Pivot Power, part of EDF Renewables, and Oxford City Council have joined up with […]


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