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Johnson ‘ignored TfL advice to reduce traffic alongside cycle superhighways’

10 June 2016
Congestion on Vauxhall bridge during construction of a cycle superhighway last summer
Congestion on Vauxhall bridge during construction of a cycle superhighway last summer
 

LONDON'S FORMER mayor Boris Johnson went against the advice of Transport for London by implementing cycle superhighways without reducing road vehicle demand in central London, according to the new report by bus industry lobby group Greener Journeys. 

“There is often a conflict between catering for cyclists and bus passengers, and the London cycle superhighways are a topical case in point,” says report author David Begg. 

“He [Johnson] went against the advice of TfL...

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