Whether for business or pleasure, we’re improving and transforming the ways in which people can move around the region and beyond.

A modern, effective transport system is what defines great international cities (and city regions). Connecting people to employment, education and leisure also supports and grows the economy.

Achieving this is not an easy task, but Liverpool City Region has always done things differently, and with transport we make no exception.

Devolution

Steve Rotheram Announces Commission to Deliver New Station for Liverpool City Centre

The new station will enable the city region’s connection to HS2 and Northern Powerhouse Rail.
General News

Metro Mayor hails improved facilities as Newton-le-Willows Interchange scheme officially opens

The £18.95m investment was funded by the Local Growth Fund and Merseytravel.
Transport

£4m scheme to revive Liverpool’s “most beautiful boulevard” approved

Liverpool City Council has given the go-ahead to a major highways scheme.
Brexit

Northern Labour leaders demand £70bn plan for the north as post-Brexit safety net

Steve Rotheram joined fellow Labour figures in calling for an investment plan for the north.
Devolution

Liverpool high-speed rail link plans approved by Transport for the North

The announcement backs Liverpool's case for north-south and west-east high-speed links.
Environment

Next stage of bus and cycling network is given the go-ahead

Nearly £500,000 of funding has been approved to develop green bus corridors and the city region’s cycling and walking network. 
Transport

Liverpool high-speed rail link plans reach major milestone

Transport for the North has set out a commitment to Northern Powerhouse Rail by connecting the Liverpool City Region to HS2.
Budget

Steve Rotheram proposes £1 Fast Tag toll for Mersey Tunnels

The Metro Mayor is set to deliver on his manifesto pledge by introducing a £1 Fast Tag toll for city region residents.
Knowsley

£12m paves the way for Halsnead Garden Village development

The Combined Authority has approved £12m funding to support the creation of the development near Whiston.
Environment

Work to start on 600km walking and cycling network

Work is set to begin on the first phase of a 600km network of cycling and walking routes across the Liverpool City Region.