£200m tram plans put before Government

Midland Metro
Plans for a seven-mile extension of the Midland Metro to the new DY5 Enterprise Zone have been presented to Transport Secretary Chris Grayling. The £200m project would see the tram line extended from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill town centre, taking in Dudley Port, Dudley town centre and Merry Hill along the way. The work was originally authorised in 2005 but a revised case has been presented to Grayling by new West Midlands Mayor Andy Street and Laura Shoaf, managing director of Transport for West Midlands. Street said: "It i... 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...