Crawley Growth Programme
Crawley Growth Programme investment package of infrastructure improvements and physical regeneration, which will tackle clear and present threats to Crawley’s economic output and sustainable growth, ensuring that Crawley can generate significant numbers of new homes & jobs and expand its role as a major engine for the Coast to Capital economy.
Delivery Body: West Sussex County Council
Coast to Capital LGF Allocation: £14.6m
Match Funding Contribution: £16.7m
Project Status: Delivering
Summary of Project
Crawley in West Sussex is the home to the Manor Royal estate, one of the largest business districts in the country. With over 500 businesses and 30,000+ jobs, the area is hugely successful and offers a significant contribution to the economy.
To support the Manor Royal Estate and Crawley town centre, important works need to be taken up to ensure both transport infrastructure and housing availability can cope with the demands of the expected growth.
The Local Growth Funds are key to the project’s success and used throughout.
- 1,000 Homes
- 135,000sqm commercial floor space
- 7,000 jobs
- 10km new cycle ways