Decision details

Beckhill Estate Footpath and Step Improvements Phases 3 and 4

Reference: D48476

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the implementation of the scheme and to give authority to incur expenditure of £1,000,000 funded from the Highways Annual Capital Programme in 2019/20 and 2020/21.


The Chief Officer (Highways & Transportation):


i)  noted the contents of this report;

ii)  noted the highway works as outlined in Section 3 and indicated on Drawing Number 299743-LCC-HWT-PH3-DR-CH-MI_01_ shown as Appendix 1 of this report;

iii)  gave authority to complete the detailed design, and implement Phases 3 and 4 works as set out in Section 3 using Highway Maintenance Seacroft Depot as Contractor; and

iv)  gave authority to incur expenditure of £900,000 works costs and £100,000 staff fees to be funded from LCC Capital borrowing resources.  Phase 3 to be constructed between April 2019 to March 2020, and Phase 4 to be constructed between April 2020 to March 2021.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Wards Affected: Chapel Allerton;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Email and letter drop


Ward Members


Local Residents Group


Contact: Richard Stewart, Highways Officer 0113 378 7386 Email:

Publication date: 12/03/2019

Date of decision: 20/03/2019

Effective from: 28/03/2019

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