The project delivers a number of transport infrastructure improvements including junction improvements, new footway/cycleway and new and improved pedestrian/cycle crossing facilities.
The objectives of the scheme are to:
- Support the economy in Yeovil by supporting the delivery of employment and residential sites;
- Improve facilities for pedestrians and cyclists along the Western Corridor;
- Reduce peak hour congestion compared to a non-intervention scenario along the Western Corridor; and
- Reduce carbon emissions compared to a non-intervention scenario across area of modelled network.
Growth Deal 1 Funding: £6.49m
Total Funding: £11.07m
Started: March 2016
Completion: November 2017