Explore the evidence base for city region transport investment and find out how a network of organisations is making the case for more investment in urban transport.


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transport Works newsletter: bus special edition

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Reducing congestion

The cost of congestion in our large urban areas is £2.64/km in peak times. Highest costs centred on dense urban areas and threaten the development of agglomeration economies. 

Find out more about how to reduce congestion>


Key Fact 8

No. 1

improvement businesses would like to see in their current city location is improved transport links with other cities, followed by improved public transport.

Cushman and Wakefield, UK Cities Monitor 2008

Hear from the experts

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Geoff Inskip (Director General of Centro and former Chair of pteg), Stephen Joseph OBE (Chief Executive, Campaign for Better Transport) and Professor David Begg talk about the value of investing in city region transport.