Mayor urges the government to invest in safe infrastructure
The Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street and Transport for the West Midlands (TfWM), want the government to invest in better infrastructure in the area to boost cycling and walking to 5% of all journeys by 2023.
The Mayor has also called for traffic enforcement powers to be devolved directly to the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) to allow easier prosecution of people who park recklessly and endanger cyclists and pedestrians.
The Mayor said: " We need the government's help to take this to the next level, making cycling... 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...