MPs investigate Strategic Road Investment in England – Transport Xtra
20 December 2022
An inquiry into the government’s current five-year plan for investing in major roads and motorways, has been launched by the House of Commons Transport Committee.
The inquiry comes after a National Audit Office report stated that the Department for Transport’s current Road Investment Strategy 2 (RIS2), which runs from 2020-25, will go billions over its original budget. The added costs are due to delays in carrying out work on various projects combined with inflationary pressures in…