Trams latest

(From a post on Leith Harbour and Newhaven Community Council‘s website)

According to today’s Scotsman, plans  to extend the tram line down Leith Walk have suffered a setback.

Edinburgh Council is apparently due to vote next week on plans for a £144 million Extension of the the route to Newhaven. However, the SNP has voiced doubts about the financial case for the extension at a time when the council is under budget pressures and is said to be ready to vote against the proposal.

Read more: http://www.scotsman.com/news/transport/leith-walk-tram-line-extension-blocked-by-the-snp-1-3943716#ixzz3r5rpQ2k3