Mon 25 May 20
Spaces for People is a new, temporary infrastructure programme in Scotland which offers funding and support to make it safer for people who choose to walk, cycle or wheel for essential trips and exercise during Covid-19.
The Spaces for People programme is funded by the Scottish Government and managed by Sustrans Scotland.
It aims to enable statutory bodies to implement measures focused on protecting public health, supporting physical distancing and preventing a second wave of the outbreak.
The fund is open to statutory bodies and we anticipate the majority of applicants will be from planning and roads authorities.
It will provide funding and, if needed, additional support services.
Support can be tailored to meet applicant needs to help speed up delivery, making it safer for people who choose to walk, cycle or wheel for essential trips during Covid-19.
It could include: