Transport Cabinet Portfolio

Last updated: 15 August 2022

Introduction

Portfolio Holder: Councillor Steven Broadbent

Deputy Portfolio Holders: Councillor Peter Martin and Councillor David King (Project Delivery)

As well as Transport, the Cabinet Portfolio spans the directorates:

  • Communities
  • Planning, Growth and Sustainability

Key functions of the portfolio

The Transport portfolio includes:

  • highways
    • routine and capital highways asset maintenance
    • roads
    • footways
    • bridges
    • structures
    • traffic signals
    • Intelligent Transport Systems
    • streetlighting
    • gullies and drains
    • delivering our winter gritting service
    • highways emergency response
    • road safety
    • street works (permits to work on the highway)
  • rights of way operations
  • definitive map and highways searches
  • on and off-street parking
  • home to school and social care transport delivery and policy
  • public transport including sustainable travel and fleet management
  • transport strategy including development of the Local Transport Plan, other transport strategies and supporting active travel
  • managing and mitigating the impact of HS2 and East West Rail in Buckinghamshire
  • highways infrastructure projects (for example Westhorpe and A41 Corridor Improvements)