Department for Transport (DfT) is developing the UK’s Transport Decarbonisation Plan in order to achieve carbon budgets and net zero emissions across every single mode […]
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As many local authorities have announced new measures to make it safer for people to walk and cycle during the COVID-19 crisis, we are starting […]
The current pandemic presents a huge range of challenges and opportunities for transport, right now and into the post-lockdown future. Public transport patronage is at […]
Towards an Inclusive Zero Carbon Transport System – Developing the Future West Midlands Transport Strategy: TRANSPORT Smart Class, Midlands 2020 Retrospective
Transport for West Midlands, the transport arm of the WMCA, works with all parts of the combined authority and alongside the seven metropolitan councils to […]
As the fightback against coronavirus continues, sending most of us into uncharted territory, we’re offering “Mover” Packages on the Smart Classes Innovator Directory free of charge for a limited […]
What might a COVID-19 ‘exit strategy’ look like from a planning perspective and what role will town planners play in taking it forward?
RTPI President, Sue Manns, shares her personal thoughts and reflections during Week 3 of the UK’s coronavirus ‘Lockdown’ How will we look back on 2020 […]
How to Effectively Manage and Improve Clean Air Scenarios through Enforcement: TRANSPORT Smart Class, Midlands 2020 Retrospective
According to reports published by George Washington University and the UN, three in ten child asthma cases in the UK are caused by traffic pollution […]
With the current coronavirus situation evolving daily and duty of care to delegates, speakers, sponsors and staff of paramount importance, we’ve taken the decision to […]
What is happening about the new legislation to enable councils to enforce moving traffic contraventions outside of London and Wales?
Back in October 2019, Transport Minister Grant Shapps announced that local authorities outside London would soon be granted the powers to enforce moving traffic contraventions […]
Enabling Hyper-Local Air Quality Monitoring with Emerging Technologies: TRANSPORT Smart Class, Wales 2020 Retrospective
The Independent reported that 44% of UK councils do not have fit-for-purpose air and pollution monitoring capabilities. With a more stringent government Air Quality Plan […]
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