Issue details

Release of S106 funding, allocated to support the ongoing expansion of the Car Club

The Tunbridge Wells Co-Wheels Car Club currently has 5 cars in it’s fleet and is extremely popular, with membership and use of the car club having grown rapidly.  To ensure car club members are able to access a car as and when they need it, it is essential to add additional cars to the fleet.  The car club is managed as a concessions contract and at no cost to the Council.   S106 from developers contribution has been set aside specifically to support the expansion of the car club, as part of a mobility mix alongside public transport, walking, cycling and taxis.  With car clubs supporting air quality improvements, carbon reduction and reducing traffic impacts such as congestion and parking pressure.

Decision type: Exec Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Broadwater; Culverden; Pantiles & St Mark's; Park; Southborough & High Brooms; St James'; St John's;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/10/2021

Decision due: Not before 21st Oct 2021 by Portfolio Holder for Culture, Leisure and Tourism

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Environment, Sustainability and Carbon Reduction

Lead director: Director of Change and Communities

Department: Sustainability

Contact: Karin Grey, Sustainability Manager Email: Karin.Grey@tunbridgewells.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Report to be published before decision is made.