Greater Cambridge Partnership SH1311, Shire Hall Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB3 0AP
The Choices for Better Journeys engagement took place from Monday 25 February until Sunday 31st March 2019. It asked people for feedback on proposals for a future public transport network and ways to reduce congestion.
Choices for Better Journeys Survey Results
82% of respondents backed our vision to significantly improve public transport.
81% of respondents chose a traffic-reducing measure as their first choice for both funding public transport and reducing congestion.
44% of respondents chose pollution charge as their first or second choice option for funding public transport and cutting congestion, followed by a flexible charge to drive at the busiest times (36%).
32% of respondents chose introducing pedestrianised zones or physical restrictions, as their first or second choice.
29% opted for introducing a Workplace Parking Levy, which would charge employers for parking spaces that they provide.
20% of respondents thought higher parking charges would be the best option.
19% of respondents put forward an alternative idea first, including improving public transport to encourage greater use, better Park & Ride provision and higher taxation to fund better vehicles.