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Transport Scotland involvement in North Coast 500 working group: FOI release

Published: 5 Oct 2021

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
5 Oct 2021
Transport Scotland involvement in North Coast 500 working group: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100236756
Date received: 6 Sep 2021
Date responded: 10 Sep 2021
Information requested

The following information regarding the North Coast 500 Working Group, which was responsible for the decision to erect North Coast 500 road signs:

  • Whether Transport Scotland, as a part of the Working Group, has contributed any funds to projects agreed on by the Working Group.
  • If so, what the total cost of all Transport Scotland contributions to this Working Group was.
Response

The information you have requested is available from the Scottish Government website at Cost of North Coast 500 Road Signs: FOI release - gov.scot (www.gov.scot). Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you.

Other than the funding provided to sign the trunk road network section of the NC500, Transport Scotland has not contributed to any other projects agreed at the working group.

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