26 Jun '13, 9am

Transport: 5 things to look out for in the spending review #spendingreview

Five things to look out for in the spending review 26 June 2013: George Osborne announces the spending round for 2015/16 today. Here's our five things to look out for in it. 1. Infrastructure: big new roads or small schemes and road maintenance? As part of new infrastructure spending, George Osborne wants to announce big new road schemes. But he doesn't have the money to pay for lots of them outright - his plans depend on tolling (see below) but balancing getting enough money in without pricing drivers off the new roads is difficult and controversial. More effective in boosting the economy and jobs would be to tackle the £10bn backlog of potholes with a Road Repair and Renewal Fund. Lib Dems have also been pushing funding for smaller schemes, including the Local Sustainable Transport Fund and cycling. Look out for: How the balance falls between announcements of big road sc...

Full article: http://www.bettertransport.org.uk/blogs/traffic/what-to-l...

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