Can Cities Afford the Public Transport Function?

Programme Type: ProjectsUrban Research Programme: Applied Urban Research

The National Land Transport Act, passed in 2009, laid the basis for city government to take responsibility for managing and regulating public transport at the local level. In this article for Mobility Magazine, Ian Palmer argues that the financial implications of this are not yet well understood, and there are also risks involved.

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