Levenmouth needs regeneration, Edinburgh needs to manage rapid growth = a rail solution

  • In News
  • September 23rd, 2018
  • By ric

Edinburgh City Council Chief Executive Andy Kerr believes the capital will increase its population by 50% over the next 30 years.

“The biggest strategic issue” facing Edinburgh was not attracting more people, but managing its growth in a sustainable way he states. The stress on the city’s infrastructure was already apparent during the festival period, describing pavements packed with tourists. This includes much faster house and office building and transport links. With rapid transit links – ie rail – Levenmouth can help out and benefit directly.

Read more at: https://www.scotsman.com/news/edinburgh-could-overtake-glasgow-as-biggest-scottish-city-by-2032-1-4802482