Full details for the Mersey Gateway Project have been submitted to the Department for Transport.
The proposals, contained in a set of legal orders, confirm that the project is on track to deliver its main aim – an iconic new bridge with toll levels similar to Mersey Tunnel tolls.
Some of the north west’s leading players from the worlds of business, politics and transport have gathering this morning (Friday 16th May) to hear the latest developments in the £390million Mersey Gateway Project.
Report published in May 2008 detailing the regeneration opportunities that could be created in the borough of Halton should the Mersey Gateway Project go ahead.
The first phase of formal applications for the Mersey Gateway Project is to be submitted today.
The Mersey Gateway Project is submitting two planning applications outlining major alterations to the road network in Runcorn and Widnes and an application for listed building consent to change the traffic flow and road layout on the Silver Jubilee Bridge once the Mersey Gateway bridge has been built.
Mersey Gateway bosses welcome ‘growing consensus’ for action on roads following latest think tank report
The team running the Mersey Gateway project – which is working to build a new crossing across the River Mersey between Widnes and Runcorn – has today (Weds 16th Jan) backed the findings of a new report that says Britain’s roads are ‘unfit for purpose’.