Highways England has announced its preferred route for a major £282 million improvement scheme to upgrade junction 6 of the M42 near Solihull.
Following a seven week consultation on three options which ended in January, Option 1 was supported by local residents, businesses and drivers.
It would see a new dual carriageway link road to the west of Bickenhill between the A45 Clock Interchange and a new southern junction to the north of Solihull Road.
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