Metrolink. SYNAPTIC 17 June 2013. Investment in Metrolink. £1.5 billion investment between 2009 and 2016 10 extensions to the network New and improved stops New trams New ticket machines Improved passenger information Trebles the size of the current network
17 June 2013
Direct link into the heart of the Manchester City Centre.
Provides a higher quality, more frequent service with better links across Manchester
Improved transport integration by providing Metrolink stops in Oldham , Rochdale and Ashton town Centres.
Highly accessible – Ramps, lifts, level crossing etc
Reduced highway congestion as a result of mode shift from private cars.
Improvement in labour market connectivity and economic development-help create jobs.
Passenger Service Representatives (PSR’s)