Bristol may finally get its long awaited Metro system. The announcement made today, which will see Bristol given more control over over how it spends its money, could mean a revitalised local railway network with stations re-opened and half-hourly services across the city launched.
Projects to unlock economic development sites are a priority, together with improved infrastructure.
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