A641 Bradford - Brighouse - Huddersfield

Key details

The project will see significant journey time benefits and improved accessibility to key growth areas through a series of interventions along this important manufacturing corridor.

Current status

Concept
Development
Construction
Evaluation
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Plans

The plans will be delivered in collaboration with adjacent projects from neighbouring authorities; Kirklees and Bradford.

Benefits

  • Journey times: The project will reduce congestion and improve journey time reliability on the A641/A644.
  • Economic growth: Improved accessibility to key growth areas for housing and employment and facilitating economic development in the three districts of Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford.
  • Sustainability: Increased availability and use of sustainable transport modes, including improved bus, cycle, and pedestrian¬†facilities.
  • Improved landscape: The improvements will safeguard and enhance the natural and built environment.

Progress

We are currently in the scoping stage of the project to identify the range, type and location of interventions required along the corridor in order to achieve the potential benefits.