SYSTRA have been awarded the multi-modal transport appraisal for improving transport in the Newburgh area to identify if a railway station remains the best option. The study has been funded by the Local Rail Development Fund. The study will be divided into four stages.
Stage 1: Producing a case for change
Stage 2: Undertaking a preliminary options appraisal
Stage 3: Undertaking a detailed options appraisal
If Stage 3 produces option(s) which are worthwhile of further consideration, then:
Stage 4: A post appraisal plan will be prepared, encompassing proposed monitoring and evaluation plan.
The study will be expected to be completed by March 2020.