Date lodged: 9 February 2017
To ask the Scottish Government what assessment it has made of the economic and financial impact of delays to the redevelopment of Glasgow Queen Street station.
Answered by: Humza Yousaf 9 March 2017
The Transport and Works Scotland Order application is taking longer than allowed for in the Network Rail delivery programme. Officials are working closely with Network Rail to understand the resulting impact on the construction programme. The introduction of 7-car services from December 2017 and 8-car services with improved journey times from December 2018 remain on schedule.