DEFRA Air Quality last mile delivery update
Purpose of Report: The report will update the Executive Member on
the progress of the DEFRA funded air quality project. The project
consists of a feasibility study on delivery systems in the City
focusing on last mile delivery and a pilot project to test
practicalities of operating a hub system for deliveries utilising
walking and cycling as the method of delivery for the “last
mile” and reducing the number of delivery vans in and around
the City centre.
The Executive Member will be asked to note the progress of the project and the outcomes of the feasibility;
Approve the approach for the last mile hub pilot (as per the DEFRA funding agreement).
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Decision Made
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/05/2022
Decision due: 21/06/22 by Executive Member for Transport
Lead member: Executive Member for Transport
Lead director: Corporate Director of Place
Department: Directorate of Place
Contact: Dave Atkinson, Head of Highways and Transport Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Industry consultation including a range of stakeholders from large
international operators to local cycle delivery companies through
the independently chaired Freight Forum was undertaken to inform
the trial and feasibility.
Consultation with businesses was undertaken as part of the feasibility.
Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.
- 21/06/2022 - DEFRA Air Quality last mile delivery update
- 21/06/2022 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Transport DEFRA Air Quality last mile delivery update 21/06/2022