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Local transport plan - process and initiatives

Information regarding the production of local transport plans and annual reviews; includes examples of good practice, technical guidance, accessibility planning, major schemes, performance indicators and details of all annual capital settlements to date.

Analysis and synthesis of evidence on the effects of investment in six Cycling Demonstration Towns

This is an interim analysis of the first 3 years of investment in 6 cycling towns, prepared by Transport for Quality of Life, Sustrans and Cavill Associates for Cycling England. It shows an increase in cycling levels of 27% and an increase in the number of people cycling. It is important evidence for local authorities to consider in the preparation of LTP3. The analysis is an academic document which has been assessed internally by statisticians and policy analysts.

09 November 2009

Guidance and good practice

Guidance for producing full Local Transport Plans and annual progress reports.

Local transport capital settlements

Local transport capital settlements.

Local Authority major schemes

Major transport schemes.

Accessibility planning

Accessibility planning.

Project Group on LTP Block formula

Advice to DfT from a project group of local authority representatives about the formulaic distribution of the integrated transport block.

Archived content

The following content is available from the Department for Transport web archive .

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