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Switched On event planned for iTravel Savvy month

5 September 2019

Month-long campaign to raise awareness of the benefits of sustainable transport More

Month-long programme of events planned to encourage people to rethink the way they travel

21 February 2019

City of York Council’s iTravel team today launched a month-long campaign aimed at encouraging people to rethink the way they travel... More

Sustainable September: York businesses invited to networking breakfast

10 September 2018

As part of a month-long programme of activities planned to mark Sustainable September, City of York Council’s iTravel team is... More

Council asks for comments on changes to Fossgate traffic flows

16 February 2018

City of York Council is asking for opinions on recent efforts to reduce traffic on one of the city centre’s... More

Contactless payments to help make catching the bus easier

23 January 2018

All First York buses will accept contactless payments (card or mobile) from 28th January 2018 More

Lendal Arch junction upgrade to start Sunday 21 January

18 January 2018

City of York Council is reminding residents, businesses and visitors that work to upgrade the traffic signals at the Lendal... More

£200 million funding boost for England’s roads

14 December 2017

Road users will benefit from an investment of almost £200 million to help improve the condition of local roads up... More

Rougier Street bus stops upgrade

18 October 2017

From Monday 23 October City of York Council is set to start the next phase of work to improve the... More

Cyclists urged to light up and be seen

17 October 2017

City of York Council is reminding cyclists in York to light up and be seen as the nights draw in... More

Senior Councillor to consider early festive boost for retailers

12 October 2017

Shoppers and retailers could get an early Christmas present next week if a senior councillor approves plans to extend parking... More

Experimental changes set to enhance Fossgate

15 September 2017

In a bid to help make Fossgate even more welcoming for residents and businesses a number of traffic changes are... More

Get into gear for Cycle to Work Day

12 September 2017

City of York Council is encouraging even more people to get on their bikes and ride to work on Wednesday... More

Rougier Street bus stops set for major upgrade

9 August 2017

From Monday 14 August City of York Council is set to improve the Rougier Street bus stops, some of the... More

Scarborough Bridge consultation

6 July 2017

To help provide better accessibility, connectivity and more capacity, City of York Council is consulting with residents, commuters and visitors... More

Eboracum Way open for traffic

12 June 2017

The final section of Eboracum Way, a new road connecting Layerthorpe and Heworth Green has been completed, allowing easier access... More

Celebrate the bicycle’s 200th birthday: give the gift of cycling for Bike Week

7 June 2017

Bike Week runs from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 June.  Love to Ride are inviting everyone to ‘give the gift... More

Get in gear with a free cycling taster session

15 March 2017

City of York Council is inviting York’s older residents to saddle up and try cycling at a series of free... More

i-Travel York Winter Challenge participants log over 10,000 miles

14 March 2017

Over 10,000 miles, the equivalent of York to Bejing and back, were logged on foot and by bike throughout February... More

Monks Cross partner with City of York Council for Green Wheels

16 February 2017

Monks Cross Shopping Park are ‘going green’ with the help of City of York Council.  There will be an exciting... More

Will you take on the i-Travel York winter challenge?

27 January 2017

i-Travel York is challenging people who work in the city to walk and cycle more this winter and compete with... More

Key city centre junctions set to benefit from new traffic signals

6 January 2017

Ageing traffic signals on key city centre junctions including George Hudson Street/Micklegate and Skeldergate/Micklegate/North Street are set for a complete... More

Travel the smart way with the York by bus card

8 November 2016

It's now even easier to get on board York’s buses with the introduction of the ‘York by bus’ smartcard More

Executive: Coppergate Traffic Regulation Order

5 October 2016

City of York Council’s Executive will be asked to approve an amended Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for Coppergate at a... More

Give your views at our Bus Surgery

3 October 2016

York’s bus users are being invited to give the city’s bus operators and City of York Council their views on... More

Evening bus link between York and Stamford Bridge saved thanks to three councils and local employer

25 August 2016

The future of an evening bus service between York and Stamford Bridge has been secured thanks to three councils and... More

New Traffic Restrictions for Coppergate

16 August 2016

Traffic restrictions are set to be reintroduced on one of York’s key public transport links. More

Essential Resurfacing – Front Street, Acomb

10 August 2016

City of York Council will be carrying essential resurfacing on Front Street, Acomb, on Sunday 14th, Monday 15th and Sunday... More

CYC ♥‘s One Planet York

25 July 2016

City of York Council wants to lead by example and become a ‘One Planet Council’, putting sustainability at the heart... More

Tender process opens to bid for York’s Park & Ride service contract

16 June 2016

City of York Council has opened a tender process for bus operators to bid to manage one of the UK’s... More

City of York Council’s newly approved taxi licensing policy aims to cut pollution from York’s fleet

12 May 2016

The new policy which consolidates all previous taxi licensing decisions into one single formal document, restricts harmful emissions from taxis... More

Green Wheels - find out more about electric and hybrid vehicles

1 April 2016

City of York Council’s i-Travel York team are inviting residents and visitors to come and discover the very latest electric... More

York’s buses rated amongst the best in the country

15 March 2016

Buses operating in York continue to rank amongst the best in the country according to an independent survey published today. More

Major alterations to Water Lane - update on progress

9 March 2016

The alterations to the junction of Water Lane / Green Lane are ongoing with Phase 1 nearing completion. Work is due... More

Major improvements set for Water Lane

16 February 2016

Major works will take place on a key route in York from 22nd Feb to support a new housing development... More

Free Wi-fi now on EYMS Buses

11 February 2016

East Yorkshire Motor Services has announced that free Wi-Fi is now available on buses between Hull city centre, Hull University... More

Review of car parking provision to be considered at Council Executive

3 February 2016

Options to carry out the largest review of car parking provision in York in over 10 years could be considered... More

Amber warning for delivery drivers

11 November 2015

Delivery drivers are being warned of the dangers that can be caused from driving and parking inappropriately in York. More

Upcoming road closures for Copmanthorpe local safety scheme.

16 September 2015

City of York Council is to undertake works at the junction of Manor Heath and Hallcroft Lane, Copmanthorpe to improve... More

New Peak Time Travel Pass for bus passengers with learning difficulties

15 September 2015

City of York Council has teamed up with First York to launch a new Peak Time Travel bus pass for... More

Maintenance works on A1237

8 September 2015

From Monday 7 September, City of York Council will undertake routine maintenance work on the whole of the A1237 outer... More

Jockey Lane pedestrian and cycle improvements

3 September 2015

A report outlining proposed safety improvements for both pedestrians and cyclists using Jockey Lane will go to the Decision Session... More

York shorlisted for Low Carbon Champions award

2 September 2015

City of York Council, First York Buses and Optare have been shortlisted in the Vehicle Operator category for the 2015... More

City of York Council wins in Sustrans cycle awards

9 July 2015

The City of York Council has won the Yorkshire award for ‘Best Partner’ at an event to celebrate 20 years... More

i-Travel York on your doorstep

20 May 2015

More than 6,000 homes in the Acomb and Poppleton areas of York will be able to benefit from free travel... More

Sign up to i-Travel York’s BIG Challenge

12 May 2015

A new city-wide travel challenge which encourages York businesses and their employees to consider different modes of sustainable transport starts... More

New i-Travel York film campaign starring Andrew Dunn launches

30 April 2015

A new video campaign promoting cycling, car sharing, walking and travelling on public transport in and around York has launched... More

York responds to Northern Transport plans

20 March 2015

City of York Council notes with interest today’s Northern transport announcement and welcomes the commitment to invest in transport and... More

York - Leeds Easter rail bus replacement for electrification works

17 March 2015

Rail passengers and York residents are being warned to plan ahead this Easter as work to electrify the railway between... More

Askham Bar Park & Ride wins regional award

13 March 2015

The new Askham Bar Park & Ride site building has been granted an award for ‘excellence in civil engineering in... More

York shortlisted for £35m ultra green funding

11 March 2015

City of York Council has been shortlisted for a share of the Government’s £35million ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs) funding. The programme... More

£2m footbridge upgrade bid success

3 March 2015

Plans to upgrade the footbridge on Scarborough Bridge have been given the green light, following today’s announcement that funding has... More

Next step in securing funds to progress plans for York’s Outer Ring Road

24 February 2015

City of York Council’s Cabinet will meet on 3rd March to decide the next steps for progressing plans to upgrade... More

York businesses encouraged to take advantage of free travel planning

24 February 2015

i-Travel York is offering even more York based businesses help with parking issues, advice on improving employees' travel options and... More

Leeman Road bridge to be closed for repairs

11 June 2014

Leeman Road will be closed from 16th to 20th June for highway repairs beneath the Marble Arch Bridge. More

Additional £100k funding for iTravel York

22 April 2014

City of York Council has been awarded an additional £100,000 from the Department of Transport towards the city’s iTravel York... More

New Combined Authority to drive transport investment

2 April 2014

A new body to manage investment worth £1.5bn for transport and economic infrastructure was formally established this week. More

York set to endorse Government’s £1billion devolved transport fund

27 November 2013

City of York Council will be asked to formally endorse the West Yorkshire Combined Authority and progress proposals for a new legal... More

York businesses: sign up to get free travel advice

20 November 2013

York businesses still have the opportunity to sign up to a free conference which could provide them and their employees... More

Take advantage of Yorkshire’s first network of electric vehicle charging points

5 November 2013

Tourists, businesses and residents in York can now benefit from the region’s first network of pay-as-you-go electric vehicle charging points. In... More

City of York Council shortlisted in national awards for driving up car sharing and car club use

30 October 2013

City of York Council has been shortlisted for two national awards for its work on increasing car sharing and use... More

20mph speed limits coming to residential roads in the West of York

30 October 2013

City of York Council is beginning the roll out of 20mph speed limits in residential areas across the West of... More

York set to get a new-look Central Bus Interchange

11 October 2013

Even more improvements are set to be made to York’s bus network if plans are approved at a decision session... More

i-Travel York launch Yorkshire’s first multi-modal journey planner

7 October 2013

City of York Council’s i-Travel York team has officially launched the region’s first multi-modal journey planner. More

Lendal Bridge trial - month one data

3 October 2013

City of York Council has published data from the first month of the Lendal Bridge traffic trial which demonstrates that... More

Work starts on new flagship cycle route for the north of York

2 October 2013

York is affirming its position as one of the safest cycling cities in the UK with a new scheme to... More

Coppergate closed westbound for 3 days

24 September 2013

From 25th-27th September, Coppergate will be closed to southwest bound traffic, affecting several bus routes. More

Lendal Bridge trial: Achieving York’s city centre and public transport vision

22 July 2013

City of York Council is inviting residents and businesses to learn more about the York city centre vision and its... More

Be part of the National Circuit Race Championships in York

10 July 2013

City of York council  and British Cycling are giving 100 lucky residents the chance to be part of the 2013... More

York gearing up to introduce city-wide cycle hire scheme

8 July 2013

York is gearing up to make the first steps towards introducing a city-wide cycle hire scheme, if approved at City... More

York Cycle Challenge - 1 week to go!

25 June 2013

There's just one week to go until the start of York's Cycle Challenge 2013! Workplaces in York are being invited to... More

Improvements to Boroughbridge Road

24 May 2013

City of York Council will carry out resurfacing works on one of York’s major roads from next week, as part... More

Registration for York Cycle Challenge 2013 opens

23 May 2013

Workplaces in York are being invited to take part in a free competition to encourage more people to ride bikes... More

Work starts on new Park & Ride sites

13 May 2013

City of York Council has marked the official start of works at York’s new Park & Ride facilities with Balfour... More

JourneySafe i-pledge campaign gets city support

5 April 2013

One of the world’s largest food and beverage companies, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue and North Yorkshire Police have backed... More

Launch of ECO Stars fleet recognition scheme

6 March 2013

As part of National Climate Week, City of York Council is launching a new scheme to promote and support environmentally-friendly... More

Le Grand Départ business conference

5 March 2013

City of York Council is inviting local businesses to find out how they can benefit from the world’s largest sporting... More

Bid to secure A19 flood prevention funding

26 February 2013

City of York Council has submitted a bid to the Department for Transport (DfT) for much needed flood prevention works,... More

York commuters showcased in series of short videos

21 February 2013

iTravel York has launched a series of videos demonstrating the variety of sustainable travel options in and around the city. More

New Footstreets arrangements

19 February 2013

From Monday 18th March, new arrangements for the operation of York's City Centre footstreets will be trialled. More

High speed rail benefits for York welcomed

28 January 2013

City of York Council has today welcomed confirmation from government that York is set to benefit from the High Speed 2... More

Jobseekers offered FREE bus travel in January

3 January 2013

Jobseekers are being granted FREE bus travel in York throughout January in a new bid to help more people find employment... More

Successful bid for funding to improve air quality

3 January 2013

City of York Council has gained funding from government worth £150,000 for five schemes aimed at improving air quality in... More

Bus services during Christmas Week

20 December 2012

If you're heading into York by bus or Park & Ride this Christmas week, don't forget to check the holiday... More

Businesses sign up to travel plan network and part of a possible £20,000 funding

17 December 2012

Businesses across York have signed up to support and endorse sustainable travel following the city’s first business travel plan network... More

Bus services affected by flooding

29 November 2012

Some bus services in the York area are currently being affected by flooding, although the A19 south of Fulford is... More