City of London: Pedestrians must come first

The City of London Corporation is striving to put pedestrians first as part of its new 25-year transport strategy that will help to shape development and flow through the Square Mile. The corporation wants to reduce the number of vehicles in the City, become a pioneer for zero emissions and pedestrianise some areas at particular times. Last month the authority published its draft strategy with consultation having begun this month. A final strategy is due to be submitted in the spring for approval. At a session on Developing for the Transport of Tomorrow at EG’s Future of London event, Bruce McVean,