18 Mar '13, 2pm

Bus and Coach News: New strategy to promote public transport: A strategy to improve transp... #bus #coach #diesel

A strategy to improve transport integration and encourage people to make more sustainable choices has been published by the government. Transport minister Norman Baker says that the strategy, Door to Door, will cut carbon, ease congestion and encourage people to opt for greener, healthier options. However he acknowledges: “To make that happen we need low-carbon travel to become as easy as jumping into the car. This strategy pulls together, for the first time, a whole range of different areas of work aimed at making sustainable transport a viable option for everybody.” The four key strands of the strategy are the provision of accurate and reliable information about different transport options, convenient and affordable tickets for an entire journey, straightforward connections between different modes of transport, and safe and comfortable transport facilities. To support th...

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