EU-funded road upgrade in Belfast halted post-referendum


 

A road upgrade programme in Belfast, which was to be largely funded by the EU, has been put on hold following the referendum. The upgrade of the York Street interchange, used by 100,000 vehicles every day, was planned to improve air quality and traffic flow, as well as make journey times more reliable. However 40% of the funding for the project, which was scheduled to begin autumn 2017, was to come from the EU, and the FTA has said Transport […]