The agenda for the Standards and Audit Committee meeting on 16 September is available on the Standards and Audit page, find it through the Committee Meetings menu item.
9th September 2011
10th August 2011
ITA Chair Cllr David Wood has urged Metro cleaning contractor Churchill and the National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) to work together to find a solution to the ongoing dispute over pay and conditions.
Cllr Wood said, "I would expect anyone who works on Metro, whether as a member of staff or for a contractor, to be treated fairly by their employer. I urge Churchill and the RMT to work hard to agree a way forward that is reasonable, and maintains the...
28th July 2011
The Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority is in the race to be acclaimed ITA of the Year in the National Transport awards with Nexus also nominated for two prizes for its modernisation work.
TWITA has been shortlisted along with West Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, Greater Manchester and West Midlands for the Joe Clarke Integrated Transport Authority award.
Nexus has been shortlisted for Rail Station of the Year for the £20m redevelopment of Haymarket Metro station in...
5th July 2011
The Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority (TWITA) has today won £4.9m in funding to help create active forms of sustainable, low carbon travel across Tyne and Wear.
The successful bid was made to a national Local Sustainable Transport Fund. The fund was competitive and Tyne and Wear got the full amount it bid for.
1st July 2011
Our draft annual accounts are now available. These accounts are subject to change based on scrutiny from the public and auditors. You can find more details on our performance page.