Projects: Rowley Regis Connected

  • Investment
    £1,500,000 consisting of 100% Towns Fund
  • Timeline

    Start: June 2022

    Delivery: April 2025

  • Location
    Selected sites within Rowley Regis

The Rowley Regis Connected project will generate a multi phased set of multi-modal infrastructure improvements to link transport (rail, bus) and employment hubs in Blackheath, Cradley Heath and Oldbury.

The project will deliver new pedestrian and cycle routes including segregated cycle routes, resurface and widen footpaths, upgrade crossing facilities, introduce traffic calming, upgrade lighting, improve signage and road markings.

The project Full Business Case was approved by Government in March 2022. The project team have since undertaken a number of activities in the background to finalise the work packages to deliver this project. 

Deliverables

  • 10 temporary Full Time (FT) jobs supported during project implementation
  • 2km resurfaced/ improved roads
  • 2km new cycle ways
  • 0.28km new pedestrian paths