Thousands of new jobs and homes announced for Coventry!

Monday, March 13, 2017

The aims is to provider housing and room for businesses on under-used land, partly by improving transport links.

And the scheme has the potential to create up to 3,500 jobs and deliver space for up to 2,000 new homes, according to the Treasury.

It’s one of a wide range of measures in the Midland Engine Strategy, a project to create jobs and economic growth in the East Midlands and the West Midlands.

Chancellor Philip Hammond said: “The Midlands has enormous economic potential and as we lay the foundations of a stronger, fairer Britain outside the EU it is more important than ever that we now build on its existing strengths to make sure it fulfils it.

 

 

Source: Coventry Evening Telegraph Website