Midlands is witnessing a major spending on its highways network…reports Asian Lite news
New smart motorways, safety and cycling schemes are all on the agenda by 2020 – with £600 million earmarked for maintenance to keep roads flowing.
The five-year plan was being unveiled at a briefing in Digbeth, reports Birmingham Mail.
The announcement comes as Birmingham and the wider region battles a string of crippling road works on key routes.
Schemes on the M6 and around Chester Road in Pype Hayes and Erdington have all caused major delays.