Cash pot for road improvements from Mirfield to Dewsbury to Leeds
Councillors have given £130,000 to progress ideas for road improvements with thousands of new homes in the pipeline — but it could be 2021 before it happens.
Members of West Yorkshire’s Combined Authority – an authority of the five West Yorkshire councils – has given the go-ahead for £130,000 to progress ideas, which is in addition to £80,000 originally earmarked.
The project – dubbed M2D2L – will see changes to roads from Mirfield through Dewsbury to Leeds, taking in the A653 Leeds Road and B6128 Owl Lane at Shaw Cross. There could also be changes to Dewsbury Ring Road.
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