Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Works Associated With the CITU Low Fold Development on South Accommodation Road, Leeds

Reference: D48484

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer (Highways & Transportation);
i) noted the detail of the highway works as outlined in section 3 and shown on drawing CIDLF-CIVIC-XX-ZZ-GA-C-GA 011 P03 Hard Works General Arrangement and Leeds City Council UTMC drawing Junction Refurbishment South Accommodation Rd / Hammond St UTC/CIDLF/654L/AJB/1. Also the need to reassess the vehicle restraint and pedestrian protection arrangements on South Accommodation Road along the site frontage and amend as necessary;

ii) gave authority to incur expenditure of £65,000 UTMC works costs and £15,000staff costs to be fully funded by the developer through the S278 Agreement;

iii) noted the areas of highway to be stopped up and areas of land to be dedicated as highway shown on drawing Extents of Highway Works and Stopping Up Sheet 1 of 2 731-01-(SK)2000 P02, Sheet 2 of 2 731-01-(SK)2001 P02. and amend the Council’s maintenance regime accordingly; and

iv) 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 developer will design and procure the highway works at their expense and the Council will check the design of the work and inspect the construction, with step in powers should the works not be managed or constructed to appropriate standards

Wards Affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill;

Contact: Andrew Thickett 0113 3788094 Email:

Publication date: 13/03/2019

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