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AGM and President's Conference 21st and 22nd May 2018

TAG members are all welcome to attend the AGM, which will be held on the afternoon of 21 May 2018 in London.

 

The following day, the 2018 TAG Presidents’ Conference 'Leading change and building resilience at the heart of local communities’ takes place at the Hallam Conference Centre, London.  

 

The conference is celebrating local government at the heart of placemaking, and brings together leading practitioners across sectors who are leading the way for how we survive and thrive amidst significant technological change.

 

Key Speakers invited:

  • Jesse Norman MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Transport

  • Stephen Joseph OBE, Executive Director, Campaign for Better Transport

  • Valerie Shawcross CBE, Deputy Mayor of London for Transport

  • Cumbria County Council – ‘Resilience in a time of austerity fire, floods, snow and ice’

  • British Security Service – ‘Protecting assets and communities’

  • South West Highways Alliance – ‘Highways Infrastructure Resilience Assessment (HIRAM)  - re-thinking preparedness and response’

 

See the conference flyer below for more details, and to book online via Eventbrite.


 

 

Attachments:
Download this file (presidents conference draft poster v7.pdf)presidents conference draft poster v7.pdf329 kB48 Downloads

LGTAG response on MRN consultation

As some members will be aware we have responded on RIS 2  for the Strategic Road Network (see story below). - There have now been a total of 70 downloads of that  submission.

We did circulate the draft of our MRN response for comments and have now submitted our response to the government's consultation with the  covering e-mail as attached with the response.

The government consultation can be found on: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/proposals-for-the-creation-of-a-major-road-network


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LGTAG response to Government / HE consultation on RIS2

The government has been consulting on the next stage in the development of the Strategic Road Network.

Please see https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/highways-englands-strategic-road-network-initial-report


The TAG response being sent on 5th Feb is as attached.

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