A senior councillor has claimed the county council’s budget is “fraudulent”, with major decisions being taken on “incorrect” figures.
It might have been £13 million over budget and 20 years in the pipeline, but Ely Southern Bypass is on track to open on Wednesday October 31 - and work to build a walkway runs until late November.
Mayor James Palmer is to be asked to bail out Cambridgeshire County Council – to the tune of millions of pounds – following today’s disclosure that the cost of King’s Dyke crossing replacement has ballooned to £30 million.
Highways England is proposing for an 18-mile section of the A14 to be classified as a motorway once upgrade work is complete, under plans that have been announced today.
The first pictures have emerged revealing the sheer size of construction at Ely’s Southern Bypass.
Its £13million over budget and its opening is delayed to October but it was all smiles today as council chiefs showed off their jewel in the Cambridgeshire Fens, the Ely southern bypass.