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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Decarbonising transport: let’s get planning reform right

All over the country, local authorities are preparing local plans for the future, many of these spanning 15 or 20 ...
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3 days ago
There are several reasons why most new housing developments are so very car-dominated, from location to design to a lack of funding for public transport. All are covered in this great piece by @NewStartMag featuring our @respros:
5 days ago
"Unless quick action is taken, thousands and thousands of new homes will be built in the wrong places and in the wrong way for ‘the decarbonisation of transport’"

Read our latest blog:

#TransportDecarbonisationPlan #HomesWithoutJams
6 days ago
This month the Government published its #TransportDecarbonisationPlan. Where and how we build new housing will play a key role in determining whether we succeed in decarbonising transport: read our blog