Research and analysis

Impact of the Local Sustainable Transport Fund: summary report

Evaluation findings from the Local Sustainable Transport Fund, England’s biggest-ever competitive fund for sustainable transport.

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Impact of the Local Sustainable Transport Fund summary report

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Report summarising evaluation findings. The findings show that the Local Sustainable Transport Fund was successful in achieving its objectives, particularly in relation to:

  • the local economy
  • carbon emissions
  • wider social and economic benefits
  • physical activity

There was less direct evidence of its impacts on air quality or road safety, although both may have benefited to some degree.

Published 5 October 2017