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Detailed breakdown of £79 million budget for walking and cycling infrastructure

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Dear Manchester City Council,

I understand that there is a budget of £79 million for walking and cycling infrastructure in Manchester. Please could you share a full breakdown of what this budget will be spent on and details of timescale for each element?

Yours faithfully,

Clare Gannaway

foi@manchester.gov.uk, Manchester City Council

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foi@manchester.gov.uk, Manchester City Council

 
 
Highway Services Department
Manchester City Council
PO Box 532 Town Hall
Manchester
                                    M60 2LA
 
 
Our Reference: FOI/0000/3139
 
Date: 05 November 2020
 
 
 
Dear Clare Gannaway,
 
Re: Your request for information – FOI/0000/3139 – Freedom of Information
Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information, which was received by
Manchester City Council on 08 October 2020 and has been considered under
the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI).
 
You requested the following information:
 
"Detailed breakdown of £79 million budget for walking and cycling
infrastructure. I understand that there is a budget of £79 million for
walking and cycling infrastructure in Manchester. Please could you share a
full breakdown of what this budget will be spent on and details of
timescale for each element?"
 
For your information please find the below table which provides the
breakdown requested. The total figure is lower than the figure you specify
but this is the current budget we are working to:
 
 
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Ben Walker
Head of PMO (Highways)

 

 

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