Government sign-off of the £25m Liverpool City Region Urban
Commissioning of the £50m Adult Education budget
allocation, and delivery of the Skills for Growth Action Plans.
Launch of a UK-first fleet of Hydrogen buses in the city region,
including building the UK’s first hydrogen filling station.
The launch of the Liverpool City Region Air Quality Task Force,
with both Government and Local Authority engagement.
The Combined Authority has also set out a number of projects that it
will be focusing on over the 12 months:
l Publishing a Liverpool City Region Local Industrial Strategy.
l Implementing the £1 “fast tag” scheme for the Mersey tunnel.
l Building a smart ticketing system for transport in the city region.
l Publishing a Mayoral Transport Plan and statutory Transport Strategy.
l Implementing the UCAS-style apprenticeship portal.
l Commissioning of the Adult Education Budget.
l Delivering the Households into Work Programme.
l Publishing a Fair Employment Charter.
l Developing a Liverpool City Region Spatial Development Strategy.
l Developing an outline business case for the Mersey Tidal Power project.
l Delivering the Housing First Pilot.
l Developing a Mayoral Housing Strategy.