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Active Travel Fund

Meeting: 31/08/2021 - Cabinet (Item 33)

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To consider the report of Cabinet Member for Climate Change and Sustainability / Director of Neighbourhoods.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to a report of the Cabinet Member for / Director of Neighbourhoods which sought approval to accept external funding grant at a total of £915,000 from the Department for Transport Active Travel Fund.  The aim of Active Travel Fund is to try and embed walking and cycling as part of long-term commuting habits to secure the associated health, air quality and congestion benefits.

 

Alternatives considered

To not accept the grant.

 

RESOLVED

That acceptance of the Active Travel Fund grant at a total of £915,000 be approved.

 

Reason for resolution

To deliver other active travel projects in other areas of the borough.