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Speculation rises that Harper plans to halt building of bus stop bypasses

Deniz Huseyin
22 May 2024
Bus stop bypasses can include cycle tracks and crossings
Bus stop bypasses can include cycle tracks and crossings
 

Transport Secretary Mark Harper is considering whether to halt more bus stop bypasses being installed in response to concerns raised by disability groups, according to the Guardian.

The DfT would neither confirm nor deny whether this was true, stating: “We do not comment on speculation”. A spokesperson told LTT: “While Transport for London are responsible for these schemes in London, we expect local authorities to engage with disability groups and follow our guidance, which...

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