Manchester City Council

Traffic and the City Centre

This post is very much linked to last week's on clean air. We are in the process of updating the City Centre Transport Strategy  but long standing objectives have been to reduce vehicular traffic ( we will have a number of car free days this year ), create far more pedestrian dominated spaces ( like the pedestrianisation of all of Albert Square except the Princess St side ), and eliminate through traffic altogether.

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The Blog Awakes

After much procrastination I've decided to revive the blog. This is principally as a response to social media which has its purpose but is not really suitable for more detailed argument. This is often compounded by people posting stuff that has absolutely no substance but which then gets repeated as if it was gospel.

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