Mersey Gateway bridge board tight-lipped over director payments
Two senior councillors and Halton Council’s chief executive are among seven directors to have been paid £409,645 between them in two years while serving on the Mersey Gateway Crossings Board (MGCB).
According to its website, the Mersey Gateway Crossings Board Ltd is a special purpose vehicle – a type of subsidiary company – established by Halton Borough Council with the delegated authority to deliver the Mersey Gateway bridge project and to administer and oversee the construction and maintenance of the tolled crossings including the Silver Jubilee Bridge.
The bridge itself will cost... read more
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