FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

11 August 2020

To this end I would be grateful if you could kindly confirm / provide the following information relating to active and sustainable travel:

  • Can you please confirm whether the Council has applied for (or is planning to apply for) any Government funding relating to active and sustainable travel (e.g. walking and cycling)?
  • If so, can you please confirm whether you have been successful in accessing funds and how much has been awarded?
  • Please confirm if the council has any plans in place on how to use this funding?
  • Please confirm the individual and department (name and job title) responsible and how we can potentially contact them to discuss further?

 

I would be interested in any other relevant information held by your organization regarding this request.
I understand that I do not have to specify particular files or documents and that it is your department’s responsibility to provide the information I require.



East Herts Council Response

04 September 2020

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

  • Can you please confirm whether the Council has applied for (or is planning to apply for) any Government funding relating to active and sustainable travel (e.g. walking and cycling)?  Hertfordshire County Council as the Highways authority received some significant funding which is being allocated by HCC to active travel projects across the County. I do not have details of what projects they have decided to fund but in East Herts this is likely to be on-street cycle storage racks.
  • If so, can you please confirm whether you have been successful in accessing funds and how much has been awarded? See above
  • Please confirm if the council has any plans in place on how to use this funding? See above
  • Please confirm the individual and department (name and job title) responsible and how we can potentially contact them to discuss further? We do not release contact details for members of staff below head of service level, you can aontact the Strategy & Programme Manager | East Herts & Broxbourne | Environment and Infrastructure,
    Hertfordshire County Council,County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8DE.
    In general Travel is handled at a county level

 

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.