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Report of the Head of Planning and Development - Response to consultation on 'A new approach to rail passenger services in London and the South East' and Kent County Council's Draft Consultation on the New South Eastern Franchise

Decision Maker: Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Transportation Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Response to consultation on 'A new approach to rail passenger services in London and the South East' and Kent County Council's Draft Consultation on the New South Eastern Franchise

Decision:

Issue for Decision

 

To consider the revised Maidstone Borough Council responses to the consultation on ‘A new approach to rail passenger services in London and the South East’ and Kent County Council’s Draft Consultation on the New South Eastern Franchise.

 

Decision Made

 

1.  That the suggested responses to the prospectus document ‘A New Approach to Rail Passenger Services in London and the South East’, as set out in the report of 8 March 2016, be agreed subject to the inclusion of the points raised by the Committee and noted in the Minutes, and the report be forwarded to Transport for London prior to 18 March 2016.

 

2.  That the suggested responses to the consultation by Kent County Council on the new Southeastern Franchise be agreed, subject to the inclusion of the points raised by the Committee and noted in the Minutes,  and the document be forwarded to the Principal Transport Planner – Rail at Kent County Council.

 

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Steve Clarke 602418 Email: steveclarke@maidstone.gov.uk Email: steveclarke@maidstone.gov.uk.

Report author: Steve Clarke

Publication date: 08/03/2016

Date of decision: 08/03/2016

Decided: 08/03/2016 - Strategic Planning, Sustainability and Transportation Committee

Effective from: 17/03/2016

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