Main construction works started on the 8th July on the Eastern Gateway Scheme. This scheme is mainly a public realm scheme, making the area along The Boulevard, Northgate Roundabout & College Road look and feel better. There are also going to be additional cycle infrastructure in the north of Stepped Cycle Lanes and new/upgraded toucan crossings. Works are due to last for nearly a year, with completion scheduled around June 2022. Total costs of the works is forecasted at £8.3m.