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Edinburgh Trams Facts Resources

This is a list of useful documents and other resources. Click on the release date column to organise chronologically or Resource name column for alphabetical listing. This is separate from the trams galleries

Resource Name Download Release datesort descending What is it?
Something that connects Edinburgh to Madrid (Read more) Download file 29 Nov 2012

Madrid took the receptors away from the pollution...Edinburgh does it the other way around

Madrid Fiddle Air Quality newspaper report (Read more) Download file 29 Nov 2012

A newspaper report describing Madrid's underhand approach to 'tackling' the problem of traffic created  pollution, different from Edinburgh's....but not that different

Transport and Environment Committee Jan 2013 Agenda (Read more) Download file 11 Jan 2013

Agenda for Meeting January 15th 2013

Transport and Environment meeting annual report January 15th 2013 (Read more) Download file 11 Jan 2013

An annual report for the meeting of councillors on Transport and Environment Committee January 15th 2013

Key Decisons Forward Plan document Transport and Environment Committee January 15th 2013 (Read more) Download file 11 Jan 2013
Mapping the Reality in Edinburgh (Read more) Download file 13 Jan 2013

A release containing Maps of Edinburgh past, present and future... highlighting what may the be the facts the Council are frightened to release.

To either be in a situation where the post tram traffic flows are unknown, or to pretend they are unknown, are equally disgraceful.  We have to...

Edinburgh Council Transport Report 2011-12 presented T&E Jan 2013 (Read more) Download file 19 Jan 2013

The Transport Annual Report highlights and lowlights.

The highlights were highlighted to councillors but the figures tell another story that was not given prominence by the Council Officers responsible for preparing the report


Roads to Nowhere details and data for CEC meeting 04-02-2013 (Read more) Download file 03 Feb 2013

A document detailing the fears of residents being provided with no explanations for massive traffic displacement by stealth into residential areas from old main through routes in Edinburgh.  This was presented to a meeting convened by Transport and Environment committee Convenor Cllr Lesley...

Roads To Nowhere release 137 (Read more) Download file 04 Feb 2013

Why are pollution levels up when traffic levels are down? (Cllr Joanna Mowat)

The Picture is different for different pollutants...(Council officer replying)

The pollutant in the Council report which was (14%) UP, even though traffic is DOWN (5%) is one of a number...

What Improvements would you want to see? (Read more) Download file 22 Feb 2013

Contribution to the debate by an  Edinburgh resident