Today, the Government has announced their economic plan to build a stronger economy. These plans will help to create jobs and improve businesses by improving infrastructure.
More than 200 projects in rail, road, local transport, food defences, broadband, airport infrastructure and waste management are to start construction this year and next year. These projects could support 150,000 jobs across the country in construction and thousands more in other sectors following completion.
The projects include Mersey Gateway Bridge, Sheffield Lower Don Valley and Exeter floor defence schemes, and the A1 Barton to Leeming motorway upgrade, which will reduce journey times by 20%.
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