Planning needs to be reformed. But the Government’s proposals threaten more traffic and pollution.
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Planning reform is coming

The Government has launched proposals to reform the planning system. What could this mean for transport?

Examining new housing

Checklist for new housing developments

What are the specific elements that make up a non-car-dependent housing development? We’ve produced a Checklist.

Garden Communities: visions and reality

Garden Communities: visions and reality

Our report on Garden Villages and Garden Towns found that they risk condemning their residents to car-dependent lifestyles.

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Metropolitan line train at Amersham tube station

Planning in the spotlight: the implications of THAT byelection

Blog by Jenny Raggett, Transport for New Homes There has in recent days been much talk about the Chesham and ...
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1 day ago
Byelection blog:
Chesham&Amersham are at the end of the Metropolitan Line, but housebuilding is proposed on fields far from stations.
Planning reform should talk about the importance of new stations/metros being central to new development
6 days ago
Our country needs more homes. What we don’t need is more sprawling, car-dependent estates far from town centres and public transport links. Please add your name to our #HomesWithoutJams campaign:
1 week ago
The Govt's proposals to reform planning threaten to make new housing MORE car-dependent.

If you think housing should be built around walking, cycling & public transport, with local shops & services, please add your name to our #HomesWithoutJams campaign: