M8 Motorway Improvement

M8 Motorway Improvement

The M8 motorway linking Edinburgh and Glasgow is punctuated by an approximately 9.5km section of lower standard A-class dual carriageway between junctions 6 and 8. This section of network performs a key role for both strategic and local traffic, connecting the A725 and M73 and M74 motorways including the Raith Interchange (M74 J5). Improving and maintaining sustainable operation of the network in this area is critical to both the local and national economy.

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