Better Transport

A record of delivery on transport

  • £59million secured from the Government’s Transforming Cities Fund to improve local connectivity
  • £8.2million secured to improve three key road pinchpoints in Tees Valley
  • £4.5million investment in Middlesbrough station
  • Developing an overarching Strategic Transport Plan to address issues and present a vision for the future
  • Developing business cases for a new A19 Tees Crossing and bypass for Darlington

A promise of more

  • Present proposal to Peel to bring Teesside’s airport back into public ownership
  • Finalise and submit bid for new Darlington bypass and new Tees Crossing
  • Finalise plans for the redevelopment of Darlington station
  • Spades in the ground at Middlesbrough station