Highways Maintenance in England: Local Spending

Part of Transport – in the House of Commons at on 24 November 2022.

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Photo of Richard Holden Richard Holden Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

I thank the hon. Member for his question. Flexibility is important for local need, which is why local authorities are the decision makers in this area. If local people do not like what local authorities are doing, they can make a change to local priorities at the ballot box.