Decision details

Design & Cost Report For Proposed S278 Highway Works Associated With A New Aldi Store At Marsh Street, Rothwell, Leeds, LS26 0AG

Reference: D48182

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


i) noted the detail of the highway works to provide safe pedestrian and vehicular access to the development site as outlined in section 3 of this report;
ii) gave authority to incur expenditure of £275,000 works costs and £60,000 staff costs, all to be fully rechargable to the developer through a Section 278 Agreement;
iii) requested the City Solicitor to advertise a draft Traffic Regulation Order to make alterations to waiting restrictions on Marsh Street and Carlton Lane along the site frontage, as shown on drawing 732486-LCC-HWT-XX-DR-EP-GA_01b attached at Appendix 3, and if no valid objections are received, to make and seal the TRO as advertised.
iv) noted and approved the changes to the adopted Highway boundary proposed as part of the works as described in section 7.2. The area shown shaded red on drawing LCC-GKALD-01, attached at Appendix 4, will be the resultant area of adopted Highway.
v) authorised the City Solicitor to advertise notices under the provisions of Section 23 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 and Section 90c of the Highways Act 1980 to advertise a Draft Traffic Regulation Order and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the Orders as advertised; and
vi) gave authority to negotiate the terms of and enter into an agreement with the developer under the provisions of Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980; whereby the works associated with the development are carried out by this Council at the cost of the developer.

Wards Affected: Rothwell;

Contact: Michael Norcliffe, Highways Officer 0113 378 8092 Email:

Publication date: 06/12/2018

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