“I would love to see all major roads have a designated bike path so that both workers and families could use cycling as a preferred option for transport and well as building health outcomes.”

Female, 49-58, Casey Next.

“Poor roads are slowing down housing and infrastructure.”

Female, 39-48, Casey Next.

Council will plan, maintain, deliver within its capacity, and advocate when necessary for a transport system that supports the Casey community. The transport system should provide the Casey community with safe, accessible and efficient transport choices.

Strategies

Strategic Indicators

7.1 We have effectively secured State/Federal Government funding for the provision of a transport system that meets Casey’s needs

• The level of State / Federal commitments toward transport infrastructure and services that aligns with Council’s advocacy on transport improvements

7.2 We support walking, cycling and public transport modes as a means of reducing emissions and congestion

• Residential estates have access to a shared path and trail network that provides links to the broader Casey area

7.3 We have delivered a safe, accessible, and efficient local road network

• Casualty Accident Rates for Casey Local Roads compared to Melbourne Metropolitan area and similar Interface Council areas

Related Strategic Plans

• Integrated Transport Strategy
• 10 Year Capital Works Program
• Casey Cardinia Economic Development Strategy
• Paths and Trails Strategy