Transport for Greater Manchester is a exemplar authority that has reopened disused rail lines to create Metrolink, the UK's largest light rail system and is upgrading local rail

However, new housing is proposed in the Manchester Spatial Plan which will increase GHG emissions as it is not well served by public transport

Railways & Pedsheds of Greater Manchester

Potential ConnectedCity examples: Greater Bolton, Greater Bury & Greater Rochdale

Orange 1km circle is the Hub Town.  Yellow 1km circles are around existing stations  Green 1km circles are around potential new stations