Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|18 Jul 2019, 4:03 p.m.||Roads: Repairs and Maintenance||Mr Ranil Jayawardena|
If he will allocate additional funding to improve roads outside the major road network and the strategic road network.
Answer (Michael Ellis)
The Department for Transport is committed to providing over £6.7 billion to local highway authorities in England, outside London, from 2015 to 2021 to help improve the condition of roads and reduce congestion. The funding includes a £296 million Pothole Action Fund and £420 million for highways maintenance and a congestion busting fund as announced in Budget 2018.