10 May 2010

Mayor of London publishes transport strategy

Mayor of London Boris Johnson has published his transport strategy in which he sets out his transport vision and priorities for the next few years.

Key proposals include:
  • Transforming the Tube
  • Enhancing rail, including Crossrail, Thameslink and the London Overground
  • Improving interchanges
  • Smoothing traffic flow
  • The cycling revolution
  • Making walking count
  • Improving London's buses
  • Better information
  • Better streets and environment, including additional phases to the Low Emission Zone (LEZ)
  • Improved access to the transport system
  • Making better use of the Thames
  • Reducing CO2 emissions, including through the promotion of electric vehicles
  • Supporting the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • New river crossings
Further information is available on the Mayor of London's website