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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Postcard from Asphalt St Michael

Transport for New Homes: a story told in postcards

John and Jill have been house-hunting in some recently-built developments. They sent these postcards back to show what they found ...
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We were told that housing developments in England would be built around sustainable transport - rather than the car. But has this improved? Have things got better, or worse? πŸšΆβ€β™€οΈπŸš΄ 🚌 πŸš—

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Climate experts, politicians and local people including
@stephenfry @chrisgpackham are opposing a damaging new road expansion ⬇️

Their open letter explains how the construction of car-dependent homes fuels the need for road building. @stopwensumlink