Transport

The facts 

  • Currently, only 1% of people commute to work by bicycle in the UK 
  • Emissions from transport make up 34% of Mendip's total carbon footprint 
  • In 2018, 65,600 cars were registered in Mendip, only 0.3% of those were Ultra Low Emission Vehicles 

The plan 

  • Support improvement of public transport network across the Mendip district 
  • Increase the number of footpaths and cycle paths within Mendip 
  • Support and enable the transition to zero emission transport in the district  

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