Tameside Interchange reaches final hurdle

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The construction of a £33m transport interchange in Ashton-under-Lyne is due to receive final sign-off on Friday, as the Greater Manchester Combined Authority is set to approve the release of £31m in Local Growth Deal funding.

Mouchel wins £2.8m smart motorways contract

Infrastructure engineering company Mouchel has been appointed by AECOM to jointly deliver two North West schemes for Highways England as part of the Smart Motorways Programme.

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TfGM releases final 2040 transport strategy

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The final version of Greater Manchester’s transport strategy to 2040 has been published, outlining the long-term plan for all travel in the city region and detailing plans for road improvements, Metrolink expansion and train station investment.

Metrolink contract valued at £647.5m

The contract to operate and maintain Greater Manchester's Metrolink tram system from July for a seven-year period is worth £647.5m, it has been revealed.

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Council leaders opt for new Metrolink operator

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Passengers on Metrolink will be travelling under new management from this summer following a decision by Transport for Greater Manchester and Greater Manchester Combined Authority to pick a consortium led by Keolis Amey to replace the incumbent.

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Approval for £30m Poynton relief road

Cheshire East Council has granted planning permission for the £30m Poynton relief road, a project it is undertaking jointly with Stockport Council.