The Scottish Government will invest £300 million matching the UK government investment to massively enhance Edinburgh’s ‘housing, innovation, skills and culture.’ Here are the main elements:
£25 million for an Integrated Regional Employability & Skills Programme
£140 million to transport including £120 million for improvements Edinburgh City bypass
£20 million for improvements at West Edinburgh.
£65 million into new housing for the region.
£60 million in business and infrastructure.
£10m towards a new concert venue for the city.