Economy, Transport & Environment


The Environment and Transportation Select Committee scrutinize the areas of Passenger Transport, Transport Policy, Road Infrastructure, Access, Protection of the Environment, Sustainable Development, Climate Change, Land Management and Waste Management. Ā For information relating to this portfolio, please click on the Hampshire County Council Economy, Transport & Environment web page.

Passenger Transport

Bus Services

Under the Transformation 2017 (HCC’s service cuts programme), it is likely that all but the statutory funding will be removed from bus services in Hampshire from April 2016ā€¦

Rail Transport

The 7.32am Woking to London Waterloo train is the most overcrowded in the country! Ā Travelling by train to London from Portsmouth takes 1 hour 40 minutes and from Portsmouth to Southampton, an hour with no integration with bus services. Ā Clearly not acceptableā€¦

Waste Management

Household Waste & Recycling Centres (HWRC)

In an attempt to save money, numerous HWRCs around the county either face closure or their opening hours reducedā€¦