Item 12

Report to the

Date: 15 July 2008

Report by: Alison Linnell

tel: 01962 857458 email:alison.linnell@hants.gov.uk

Subject: Transport for South Hampshire Freight Strategy -Consultation

1. Summary

1.1 The following decision is sought:

2. Reason

2.1 To build on the work by the Freight Forum to date, identifying a consensus view of the key issues affecting freight in the sub-region, and providing a mechanism to begin to resolve them.

3. Other Options Considered and Rejected

3.1 Taking no action, which would reduce the input from partners and interested stakeholders into a Transport for South Hampshire freight strategy.

4. Conflicts of Interest Declared by the Decision Maker or Other Executive Member Consulted - None.

5. Dispensation granted by the Standards Committee - None.

6. Reason(s) for the Matter being dealt with if Urgent - None.

Approved by: ................................. Date: .................................

Councillor M J Kendal - Chairman

Executive Member for Environment

Hampshire County Council

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