Stapleford Parish Council agrees that a good quality of life should be achievable in the absence of a car. However, GCP’s bus-based plans lack credibility in transforming Cambridge’s public transport. There is no evidence that more buses create modal shift. They are an out-dated attempt at a short-term fix for a multifaceted problem and will divert attention and funds away from what is really required: a sustainable, modern, efficient, interconnected, multi-modal transport system connecting people and places and delivering them to their destination in a timely and reliable manner.
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