The Transport Act 1978 requires non metropolitan county councils in England and Wales to publish public transport plans and reach agreement with operators over the financing and maintenance of socially necessary but commercially unsuccessful public passenger transport services. This publication is the Kent County Council's draft outline public transport plan, presented in 12 sections as follows: (1) county council duties towards public transport; (2) problems of the public transport industry; (3) summary of needs for public transport; (4) county council objectives and policy; (5) area review of public transport; (6) school transport; (7) finance; (8) rail service; (9) consultation; (10) agreements; (11) summary of major tasks to be undertaken over the five years 1979/80 - 1983/84; (12) appendices consisting of summaries of passenger road services and existing rail services, together with proposals for adjustments, and a summary of major comments on the plan from district councils and other interested bodies.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Kent County Council

    Highways and Transportation Department
    Maidstone, Kent,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 116 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00189765
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 26 1981 12:00AM