sPark It Liverpool is taking over the streets, schools, and imaginations of our city.
Celebrating imagination, diversity, and green design, we are starting a conversation that will transform the city for decades to come.
In 2018 Liverpool was identified as exceeding air pollution limits set by the World Health Organisation. More than 1000 deaths a year are directly linked to air pollution in the Liverpool City Region1
Despite the broad and spacious streets of our historic city, Merseyside has the highest rate of cyclists and pedestrians killed or seriously injured on the roads of any metropolitan borough in Great Britain2
1. According to a report prepared by Kings College London on behalf of The British Lung Foundation [accessed 06.2021 available online at: https://www.blf.org.uk/policy/
2. Based on Department for Transport road casualty data as tabulated by Walk & Cycle Merseyside [accessed 06.2021 available online at: https://www.wacm.org.uk/7.html
Take a look at our Traffic Calming Projects
Our Map of greening projects