July 7, 2022


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Highest and lowest council spend on highway upkeep as Leeds tops checklist at £20million

The Freedom of Info requests have been despatched to 47 native councils, in addition to 33 London Boroughs, requesting info on the amount of cash spent on highway points together with potholes, visitors lights, highway resurfacing and freeway upkeep for the latest full 12-month monetary interval, protecting April 2020 to April 2021.

Automobile Leasing Particular Affords additionally requested how a lot every council had budgeted for highway points within the following monetary yr (2021/22). Nonetheless, not the entire councils replied absolutely to the FOI request.

In London boroughs the most important general spend got here from Enfield, who handed over £15,192,283 on bettering their roads, adopted by Redbridge at £9,594,000.

The bottom complete spend got here from Kensington and Chelsea at £2,409,054, whereas Croydon was additionally below the £3million mark, spending £2,980,327.

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