The purpose of the Transport and Environment
Board is to provide leadership, development of policy and the
delivery of a programme of activity aligned to the priorities of
the Strategic Economic Plan and the Recovery Action Plan and other
approved strategies associated with transport and the environment
as well as to provide direction for and oversee the performance of
South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive (SYPTE).
The role of the Transport and Environment
Board is to;
Oversee the implementation of the Transport Strategy
Lead the implementation of the Climate Emergency Response
Shape future policy development and priorities on issues related to
transport and the environment
Develop new transport programmes and environmental programmes
Make investment decisions within the agreed budget and policy on
transport, as delegated by the Mayoral Combined Authority (MCA)
Accept grants with a value of less than £2 million
Monitor programme delivery and performance on transport and on the
Oversee the performance of SYPTE in delivering operational
transport services and its capital programme and providing SYPTE
with political direction.
Members of pubic can submit a question to the
Transport and Environment Board. For more information click
Transport and Environment Board’s Terms
of Reference can be found in the constitution.
This Board took over from
Transport Board on the 21st September 2020.