Highways and transport

What do we need to do?

  • We need to improve connectivity and support access to services.
  • We need to develop a transportation system that will enable businesses to grow and flourish in line with our economic ambitions as an authority.
  • We need to sustain investment into our public and community transport systems and facilitate travel to and from schools to support our Modernising Education Programme.
  • We need to also invest in infrastructure to support more sustainable journeys and Active Travel. For example, through cycle ways, footpaths and public transport infrastructure.
  • We need to continue to sustain investment in our existing highway infrastructure to improve connectivity.
  • We need to ensure our fleet of vehicles are safe, modern and efficient, and design our replacement strategy to adapt to changes in vehicle technology.

Related link: The Future Generations Commissioners Report (May 2020) - Transport

Which of the 7 well-being goals does this objective meet?

We must work towards achieving all of the 7 national well-being goals in the Well-being of Future Generations Act (Wales) 2015. This objective meets the following goals: