Highways England has released their five year strategy for investment in and management of the strategic road network from April 2020 to March 2025.
The details can be found on the Highways England website here.
The paper presents:
- The strategic vision, our long-term vision for what the strategic road network should look like in 2050, and the steps to help realise this.
- The performance specification setting out the expectations for Highways England and the strategic road network, including metrics and indicators measuring the performance of both Highways England and the network against outcomes.
- The investment plan of how money will be invested in operations, maintenance, renewals and enhancements of the road areas affected.
- A statement of funds confirming that £27.4 billion will be provided over the period to Highways England to do this work.