Churchfields Urban Highway Improvement Scheme

Impact:

  • Delivery of a predicted 300 new homes for the area through the creation of a high-quality urban environment.
  • Better connecting Churchfields to the town centre by improving traffic flow and access in and around the area, tackling the congestion and improving air quality.

Summary:

Churchfields is a strategically important residential development, located to the north of Kidderminster Town Centre. The project will create new homes and a quality urban environment whilst making the most of the area’s key built and environmental assets which include Listed Buildings and the Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal Conservation Area. Transport improvements will better connect the area with improved public transport, walking, and cycling accessibility. The project is co-funded between GBSLEP and Worcestershire LEP.

LEP investment:

£1.6 million

Completion date:

Expected December 2020