Issue - decisions

Active Travel Fund

06/09/2021 - Active Travel Fund

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.