Develop an integrated strategy for interurban transport

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By the end of 2026, government should develop an integrated strategy for interurban transport to frame the development of Control Period 8 for rail (2029-34) and Road Investment Strategy 4 (2030-35). This should incorporate a long term vision for network performance and resilience, a pipeline of strategic improvements to road and rail over the next 30 years, as outlined in recommendations 22 and 23, and a plan for decarbonisation, as outlined in recommendation 13. It should also set out government’s approach to harnessing the benefits of new technology and achieving environmental net gain

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