Business case for investment in the Garden Bridge.

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Dear Transport for London,

Please supply the business case supporting TfL's proposed 30 million investment in the proposed Garden Bridge. Please supply a BCR. Please also supply numbers of travellers estimated to be actually crossing the bridge as part of a journey (not just visiting it as an attraction), hourly, weekly, and monthly - and estimated crossing time at varying times, given estimated visitor numbers. Please report the effects of bridge closures, and of any ticketing system (or other system of control of numbers, such as turnstiles) that is proposed.

Yours faithfully,

Tom Francis

FOI, Transport for London

Dear Mr Francis

 

Our ref:  FOI-1404-1415

 

Thank you for your email received on 19 November 2014 asking for
information about the Garden Bridge.

 

Your request will be processed in accordance with the requirements of the
Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy.

 

A response will be provided to you by 18 December 2014.

 

In the meantime, if you would like to discuss this matter further, please
do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Graham Hurt

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

 

 

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FOI, Transport for London

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Dear Mr Francis

Our ref:  FOI-1404-1415

Thank you for your email received on 19 November 2014 asking for
information about the Garden Bridge.

Your request has been considered under the requirements of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 and our information access policy. I can confirm that
we do hold the information you require.

Please supply the business case supporting TfL's proposed 30 million
investment in the proposed Garden Bridge. Please supply a BCR.

Please see attached the Business Case including BCRs.

 

Please also supply numbers of travellers estimated to be actually crossing
the bridge as part of a journey (not just visiting it as an attraction),
hourly, weekly, and monthly - and estimated crossing time at varying
times, given estimated visitor numbers. 

 

The forecast flows can be found in the Transport Assessment, which is too
large to attach to this email but is already available online at
[1]http://tinyurl.com/WCC-GardenBridge  

 

Please report the effects of bridge closures, and of any ticketing system
(or other system of control of numbers, such as turnstiles) that is
proposed.

The bridge will be operated and maintained by the Garden Bridge Trust. No
ticketing or turnstile systems are proposed, but for more information on
the operational strategy please see the Draft Operations and Management
Plan, also available online at [2]http://tinyurl.com/WCC-GardenBridge   

 

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable
to access it for some reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

If you are not satisfied with this response please see the attached
information sheet for details of your right to appeal.

Yours sincerely

Graham Hurt

FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

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2. http://tinyurl.com/WCC-GardenBridge
3. http://www.tfl.gov.uk/corporate/about-tfl/