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... You can carry on reading 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...