Voluntary Travel Planning helps ease pressure on highway network
Graham Riley and Tom Bishop talk about the new approach the Highways Agency
Graham Riley and Tom Bishop
Many current travel plans are written by – or on behalf of – developers who are seeking planning permission for a new site, leading to legal conditions or obligations that ensure implementation in practice. In addition, an increasing number of travel plans are now being developed voluntarily by employers who realise the potential benefits offered by travel plans in improving their business.
These voluntary travel plans (VTPs) attempt to change existing behaviour, through...