Decision details

Approval for the assessment of flood management and remediation work to assets at Sheepscar Beck

Reference: D50656

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer (Highways and Transportation);

i) gave authority to incur expenditure of £120,000 for a capital scheme to carry out appraisal and develop an Outline Business Case for Capital Maintenance work at Sheepscar Beck including obtaining the necessary permits and approvals for the scheme; and
ii) noted that a further report will be submitted for Highways Board review in 2021 to gain approval to submit the Outline Business Case to the Environment Agency and to give authority to incur expenditure associated with the refurbishment work.

Wards Affected: Little London and Woodhouse;

Contact: Ian McCall, Flood Risk Engineer 0113 3788012 Email:

Publication date: 13/03/2020

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