West Midlands Rail is required to negotiate a
renewed collaboration agreement with the Department for
The purpose of the Agreement is to ensure meaningful local democratic influence over the operation and development of the rail network in that area and in particular to enable the Parties to collaborate on the running of rail services in that area for the benefit of passengers and the regional economy.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Divisions affected: (All Divisions);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/05/2021
Decision due: 8 Jul 2021 by Cabinet
Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Transport and Planning
Lead director: Strategic Director for Communities
Department: Communities Directorate
Contact: Victoria Mumford, Principal Transport Planner Email: email@example.com.