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News from WMRE: First look at plans for two new Black Country railway stations
28/02/2019
Plans are today unveiled for the new passenger rail stations on the Walsall to Wolverhampton rail line.
West Midlands Mayor commits to cleanest bus fleet outside London
28/02/2019
A bold ambition to deliver the cleanest bus fleet in the UK outside London was announced today by Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street.
Invitation to Tender Further Analysis for the West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy
27/02/2019
Working across the 3 LEP geography (Black Country, Greater Birmingham and Solihull and Coventry and Warwickshire) there has been a significant work done on a producing a detailed evidence base to support the LIS.
Application submitted for new Heath Town homes
26/02/2019
A planning application has been submitted for the first new council homes as part of a major transformation of the Heath Town estate.
£10m expansion of park and ride sites to benefit commuters, economy and air quality
22/02/2019
More than £10m has been earmarked to expand park and ride sites at several rail and tram stations in a further boost for commuters, the economy and cleaner air.
West Midlands sees highest productivity increase in the UK
22/02/2019
The West Midlands economy has seen a bigger increase in productivity than anywhere else in the country, according to the latest data.
Chamber Launches Latest Quarterly Economic Survey
22/02/2019
The Black Country Chamber of Commerce has launched its latest Quarterly Economic Survey and they are encouraging businesses across the region to take just two minutes of their time to complete the short questionnaire.
New eBay website showcases city businesses
20/02/2019
A new website has gone live to profile City of Wolverhampton on eBay.
Investment in Midlands Automotive
20/02/2019
Hear how the Drive Midlands Automotive Partnership can help your business at our Investment in Midlands Automotive event taking place on Wednesday 27th February at Scarman Warwick Conferences.
Major plans approved for former bus depot site
19/02/2019
Plans have been approved for the £21 million transformation of the former bus depot site in Cleveland Road to make it a key gateway to Wolverhampton city centre.
International expert to help WMCA deliver inclusive growth
16/02/2019
A leading international design and development expert is to join the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) to advise on work to ensure economic growth benefits all the region’s diverse communities.
Half-term family fun at Wolverhampton Art Gallery
15/02/2019
Wolverhampton Art Gallery has a packed programme of family-friendly activities this half-term.
Council set to agree revised Westside delivery strategy
15/02/2019
City of Wolverhampton Council is set to agree a revised funding strategy with development partner Urban&Civic to ensure the city’s ambitious Westside leisure scheme is delivered.
£100,000 of National Lottery funding up for grabs to celebrate community spirit in the West Midlands
12/02/2019
Following the huge success of the first Mayor’s Community Weekend last year, communities across the West Midlands are being given double the cash to host celebrations this summer.
Invitation to Tender Support for Black Country Energy Steering Group
08/02/2019
Tender for an individual or organization to provide technical and administrative support to the Black Country Energy Steering Group for 2019-20
WMCA confirms Youth Combined Authority plans
08/02/2019
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) says it wants to “see the world through the eyes” of young people - after its board approved funding for a new Youth Combined Authority (YCA).