£200m Active Travel Funding to Help Local Authorities20th February 2023 / Posted by Isidora Rivera Vollmer
These should help residents save money and stay healthy.
Schemes could include:
- creating more paths in rural areas
- developing safer routes for children to walk to school
- improved safety at junctions for people walking and cycling
The funding will also be used to support people in wheelchairs and mobility scooters by making street designs more inclusive.
You can find the official announcement (dated 6th February) and learn more about this £200m government fund here.