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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 ascending What is it?
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

Taking their ' i ' off the ball? (Read more) Download file 23 Nov 2012

There is no ' i ' in Team...and perhaps there won't be a  'T' or 'E' either, soon.

The Known 'Unknowns' of the Tram project (Read more) Download file 18 Nov 2012

A dozen slides showing why residents feel the unacknowledged issue of where traffic will go to make way for the tram, is so important.  Not just for the couple of streets in their own area, but across the city.

The continued attempt by the council to ignore these problems must not be...

They said this about us-We say in reply (Read more) Download file 18 Nov 2012

Some criticisms we have received...and what we say in reply.

They said-we say (Read more) Download file 18 Nov 2012

Some of the crticisms we have heard from CEC and our resplies to these.

Why this all matters so much (Read more) Download file 18 Nov 2012


We think these are 'Known Unknowns' about what is going on (Read more) Download file 18 Nov 2012

It was Donald Rumsfeld who first popularised the idea of 'Known Unknowns' --here are some we know but many don't, about the tram project.

Transport Forum application form -pdf (Read more) Download file 13 Nov 2012

The form for members of the public to apply to take part in the transport forum

Transport Forum application form - word-open office-docx version (Read more) Download file 13 Nov 2012

The form for members of the Public to apply to participate in the Transport Forum.

Press Release on confusion surrounding Hope Street in Council plans (Read more) Download file 06 Nov 2012

A Press release highlighting the confusion around Hope Street that the Council appear to be offering as a potential solution to traffic congestion--at the same time as bringing in a traffic ban on it.