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Scottish Government told continuing to dual the A9 and A96 is at odds with its ‘green' budget claims

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

The Scottish Government's environmental plans are “at odds” with transport projects like dualling the A9 and A96, it has been warned.
Scottish Greens co-convener Patrick Harvie questioned the SNP's commitment to environmental initiatives during cross-examination of the Scottish budget by the finance and constitution committee .
Public finance minister Kate Forbes stood in for disgraced Derek Mackay, who stepped down as the government's finance chief earlier this month following text message allegations.
Mr Harvie quoted from the Scottish Parliament's Information Centre during the...
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Scottish Government told continuing to dual the A9 and A96 is at odds with its ‘green' budget claims

1 month ago   |   By The Courier

The Scottish Government's environmental plans are "at odds" with transport projects like dualling the A9 and A96, it has been warned.
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