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Combined Authority Update

10/11/2022 - Combined Authority Update

The Committee received a report from Cllr Herbert.



Cllr Herbert said the following in response to Members’ questions:

      i.         Cllr Herbert is the Cambridge City Council representative of the combined authority and the deputy mayor. It is an interim role.

    ii.         Regarding franchising the cities bus service, and what the Combined Authority is trying to achieve, they will need multiple operators.

   iii.         Stagecoach will continue to reduce routes.

  iv.         It is possible to move to franchising within two years.


The Leader wanted noted her thanks to Cllr Herbert for his service on the Combined Authority.


The report was noted.