Leicester secures funds for ‘Boris Bikes’ scheme
Leicester has been awarded nearly £8m of Department for Transport funding for a range of city transport schemes.
The bid – part of the council’s Transforming Cities work – has secured investment for two major projects, focusing on creating an extensive cycling network and bike hire scheme and bringing in a fleet of electric buses on one of the city’s three Park and Ride routes.
Around £6.25m will fund the development of a network of high-quality walking and cycling links, which will connect the city centre to the unive... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...