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New Merseyrail Trains

New state-of-the-art trains are coming to Liverpool City Region

A fleet of new, state-of-the-art trains, which will transform the way people travel in and around the city region will be arriving in 2020 as part of a £460 million investment by the Combined Authority...
Digital

Digital Spine to connect ultra-fast fibre broadband across Liverpool City Region

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority is investing in a digital ‘spine’ to connect the city region’s key digital assets, the Hartree super computer...
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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Approves £24m Funding for Parkside Link Road in St Helens

At a meeting earlier today, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority approved funding of £23.8m for the Parkside Link Road project, expected to enable the creation of 3000 new jobs......
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Combined Authority Establishes Task Force to Tackle Poor Air Quality

At its meeting on Friday, the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority voted to establish a new Air Quality Task Force......
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Steve Rotheram Names Award-Winning Architect as Liverpool City Region Design Champion

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, will today announce the appointment of Stirling Prize-winning architect Paul Monaghan as the City Region’s first Design Champion......
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Steve Rotheram Launches Transformational £500m Fund for the Liverpool City Region

“Our key purpose as a Combined Authority is to improve our residents’ lives, by creating the right environment for our economy to thrive..."...
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Steve Rotheram Urges Employers to Pay Real Living Wage

Steve Rotheram is marking National Living Wage Week by writing to the city region’s 50 biggest employers, asking them to introduce the Real Living Wage for their employees......
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Huge Public Response to Metro Mayor’s Big Bus Debate

Less than a week after Steve Rotheram launched a debate on the future of buses in the Liverpool City Region more than 1000 people have already completed a digital survey about the bus system......
Energy & Environment

Liverpool City Region Sets Sights on Becoming Zero-Carbon by 2040

Liverpool City Region has pledged to become zero-carbon by 2040, building on its burgeoning low carbon sector and natural assets to make the city region a cleaner and greener place to live, work and invest.
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Steve Rotheram Launches Big Bus Debate

Steve Rotheram, Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, will today launch a public debate to find out what people in the city region think about the bus system.
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Liverpool City Region Combined Authority formally adopts official definition of antisemitism

“I am delighted that this has been acted upon so swiftly and I would like to place on record my thanks to Steve for taking the concerns of the Jewish community so seriously.”...