12 Mar '13, 3pm

Review says Leeds trolleybus plans are ‘innovative’ & ‘cutting edge’ | News stories | Metro

Review says Leeds trolleybus plans are ‘innovative’ & ‘cutting edge’ | News stories | Metro

An article in Spring issue of the Yorkshire Post's Vision magazine says that Leeds’ planned New Generation Transport trolleybus system has been described as ‘an innovative project and as the first of its type in the UK in recent years, is at the cutting edge of transport provision’. That is one of the conclusions of a Gateway Review of the project in January by a panel of four independent UK transport experts with a strong track record of delivering successful transport projects including tram schemes and guided busways. City defining The reviewers spent three days in Leeds interviewing a broad range of people. This included NGT project team members and representatives of local bus operators, Leeds University, Metro, Leeds Chamber, the Department for Transport, Leeds City Council, the Friends of Woodhouse Moor and consultants Steer Davies Gleave and Mott Macdonald. Their r...

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