Decision details

Local Transport Plan and South East Manchester Multi-Modal Strategy

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Cabinet considered a report outlining changes to the draft Local Transport Plan for Cheshire East following consultation.


Councillor S Akers Smith, speaking as the Council’s Walking and Cycling Champion, commented on the need to strengthen the wording around the travel options of walking, cycling, rail and public transport. She recommended that the vision for strategic routes be re-visited to add further weight to the proposals with tangible, effective statements which would help the Council to achieve its health outcomes.


The Deputy Leader undertook to consider Councillor Akers Smith’s comments and provide a written reply.




That Cabinet


1.    recommends to Council that the Local Transport Plan (as outlined at Appendix 1 to the report) be adopted; and


2.    notes the development of the emerging South East Manchester Multi-Modal Strategy document.


Publication date: 10/10/2019

Date of decision: 08/10/2019

Decided at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 18/10/2019

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