Over the past few decades, most of our road network and transport infrastructure has been designed for car-use rather than for walking, cycling and travel by public transport. Connecting Sheffield will change this.
Take a look at this short animated film which explains more about the project:
Connecting Sheffield from SheffieldCityCouncil on Vimeo.
We want people to be able to confidently make the choice to travel by bike and on foot, and to be able to use a reliable public transport service.
Connecting Sheffield is focused on improving infrastructure to attract more people onto public transport, and to use cycling and walking to get about. This will help to reduce congestion and improve the environment for everyone.
Some of the key aims of Connecting Sheffield are to:
It is important that you get the chance to understand and shape what the project will mean for you and your area. There will be lots of ways for you to get involved in Connecting Sheffield and we would welcome your ideas and feedback when we share details of the schemes over the coming weeks. You can start by signing up here for updates.
We will be widely publicising the consultation on each of the schemes within Connecting Sheffield over the coming weeks and will be adding the proposed routes to this website. You will be able to comment on the routes and the proposals and your feedback will then be carefully reviewed and considered as we refine the schemes.