Objections, legal challenges, compensation for objections on new roads: EIR release

“Number of successful objections for all new Scottish road routes in the last 5 years, following final route plan announcement, where individuals won and routes were changed? 

Number of legal challenges you have lost and/or won against individual members of the public in the last 5 years for all new roads in Scotland? 

Number of contacts by letter and/or E-mail  you have had my MSP's and MP's over the last 5 years in relation to the A96 Dualling? 

Amount of money paid out in compensation to members of the public for objections to new road routes in Scotland? 

Amount of public money spent so far on the consultation process and engineering investigations with a breakdown for each?”

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Published Date 28 Jan 2019 Subject Mode of transport