Our relationship with cars
Lucinda Turner is Head of Sub Regional Strategy & Policy, Transport for London. Lucinda joined TfL in 2006 as Policy Manager of Congestion Charging, leading the work on policy development and consultations for the scheme – including proposals for the £25 charge for high emitting vehicles and both the implementation and the removal of the Western Extension zone. She became Head of Strategy and Policy in TfL Planning, developing the policy for Section 106 for Crossrail, leading the consultation for the Mayor’s Transport Strategy and becoming environmental champion for TfL. Over the past four years Lucinda has led TfL’s work on environmental strategies – with a particular focus on the development of the Mayor’s Air Quality and Climate Change Strategies. This has included developing the Clean Air Fund for London, driving forward bus retrofit programmes within TfL and also leading the work on the air quality impacts of the Olympics and the associated transport measures. She is also responsible for TfL’s work on Opportunity Areas – looking at how transport can better support new development and ensure sustainable growth.
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