It's a question which can be asked about many roads, but in this case the reason may be history as much as any lack of care by the County Council.
What is Smarter Cambridge Transport?
Smarter Cambridge Transport is the initiative of an impartial group of local people, all volunteers, developing and promoting a modern vision for integrated transport in Cambridge and the surrounding region. Our immediate focus is on ensuring that the Greater Cambridge City Deal money is spent in the best possible way.
Here's what we're proposing
About Smarter Cambridge Transport
Our agenda is transparently about seeking out, developing and promoting the optimal balance of transport-related ideas for making Cambridge and the surrounding region a great place to live, work and study.
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