TITLE

Five legal challenges against HS2 to be heard in December

PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Aug2012, Issue 451, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a timetable set by the British High Court for five legal challenges to the proposed high-speed rail line (HS2) of the government. Two of the judicial reviews were filed by voluntary organisation HS2 Action Alliance (HS2AA). An environmental impact assessment (EIA) will be conducted by the British Department for Transport (DfT). A sustainability appraisal was issued by the British government in February 2011 as part of HS2 consultation documents.
ACCESSION #
88998503

 

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