Green light for multimillion-pound transport centre and traffic projects

Mark Corbin (left) TfWM’s key route network manager and Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street take a look at some of the traffic monitoring technology that will be used in the Regional Transport Coordination Centre
A £28m package of measures to help manage congestion across the region has been given the green light. The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) board has approved £16m funding for a regional control centre and £12m for road and traffic signal improvement projects focused on congestion hotspots. The first phase of the package will see a Regional Transport Coordination Centre (RTCC) set up by the end of this year to provide transport bosses with an ‘at a glance’ view of the whole transport system; helping them to identi... For the full story register now for free or login below...