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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1 week ago
Jenny Raggett tells us about @TfNHomes’ report on Garden Towns & Villages. “If we want garden communities to work, we need to invest in modern public transport”
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‘Cowpat developments’ are small developments with no amenities, plopped on green fields far from anywhere. @respros is giving us a glimpse of some of the places @TfNHomes has been visiting… look out for our report later this year.
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We’re delighted to be holding our first in-person event for more than 18 months. On an eventful day for politics, we’ll be talking about what the future might hold for planning and transport.