Councils in the driving seat: transport devolution explained

Councils in the driving seat: transport devolution explained

The government is transferring transport powers to local government in a bid to improve productivity. We examine plans for the northern powerhouse

The government is devolving transport powers to English local authorities through the cities and local government devolution bill, which is working its way through parliament, and the forthcoming buses bill, which would give directly elected mayors the responsibility to run local buses.

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Source: Guardian Transport

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