Integrated Transport Authority (ITA)

TfGB has supported the idea of an ITA as it believes that it is necessary to get the required personnel with transport experience if the Bristol area is ever to get the transport it needs.

The idea of an ITA has been replaced  by the offer to set up a Combined Authority to cover those subject such as transport which need to be planned on an area basis.

While TfGB was pleased that this has happened it is disappointed that WECA has not progressed public transport as hoped. This caused a TFGB member to write to Local Transport Today as follows: LT letter – May 2019