Birmingham City Council Reveals 20 Year Transport Strategy

This week Birmingham City Council revealed a 20 years transport strategy to modernize the City’s transport network. Three new tramlines and a new motorway going through the city are among the proposals.

The plan titled Birmingham Connect aims to cut congestion in the City, create better liks within the communities and promote economic growth.

The developments are a much needed upgrade to the city congested and over loaded transport network currently in place. With many people using cabs such as to get around, especially during rush hour.

There are also plans to build an additional 51,000 new homes to house the City’s fast growing population, which will by 150,000 by 2031.