26 July 2018
Stockport Green Party (SGP) has submitted a detailed response to the recent SEMMMS (South-East Manchester Multi Modal Strategy) Refresh consultation, which provides a blueprint for transport infrastructure in the area.
SGP's submission is positive towards many of the proposals for public transport, cycling and walking, but we regard the promotion of the A6-M60 bypass as misguided. In our response we argue:
" Whilst pollution may be improved on the A6, the pollution would simply be relocated to Bredbury and Disley. Additionally, the consequent recommendation for further by-pass building will only increase the environmental impact).Building the A6 to M60 relief road would also result in the following:
To view our full response please click here.