Research and analysis

Local Sustainable Transport Fund: interim meta-analysis

Interim meta-analysis of the 12 Local Sustainable Transport Fund large projects.

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Meta-analysis of the 12 Local Sustainable Transport Fund Large projects: interim report

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The Local Sustainable Transport Fund (LSTF) supported investment in 96 local sustainable transport projects between July 2011 and March 2015.

Twelve of these were defined as large projects as they received a grant of more than £5 million.

The LSTF was designed to support projects that met 2 core policy objectives:

  • support the local economy
  • reduce carbon emissions
Published 23 November 2015