Cycling Problems (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3955
Question By: 
Valerie Shawcross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please explain why you plan to spend £25m on upgrading cycle superhighway 2 by 2016, when the following year part of it will be dug up for the Thames Tideway Tunnel? Wouldn't other routes benefit from this expenditure?

Answer

Answer for Cycling Problems (1)

Answer for Cycling Problems (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The section of Cycle Superhighway Route 2 which is planned to be upgraded runs from Aldgate to Bow roundabout along the A11. There is no interface with the works required for the Thames Tideway Tunnel.