Decision details

A65 Kirkstall Road Wand Orca Trial

Reference: D52116

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Decision to design and implement a cycle segregation infrastructure scheme involving wand orcas along Kirkstall Road that will increase the protection of the existing cycle provision.


The Chief Officer (Highways & Transportation);

i)  noted the contents of this report;

ii)  approved the detailed design and implementation of the package of works as detailed in section three of this report.

iii)  gave authority to incur expenditure of £75,000, compromising of £60,000 works cost, £12,000 staff fees and £3,000 legal costs, all to be funded from the LTP Transport Policy Capital Programme; and

iv)  gave authority for the City Solicitor to promote and implement an experimental traffic regulation where necessary as identified through the detailed design process.

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: Kirkstall; Little London and Woodhouse;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Consultation has taken place via emails and meetings.


Executive Member for Climate Change, Transport and Sustainable Development

Ward members of Kirkstall and Little London & Woodhouse

Cycle Forum Sub-group

Motorcycle Action Group

Contact: Vicki Franks, Transport Planner 0113 378 7519 Email:

Publication date: 15/07/2020

Date of decision: 23/07/2020

Effective from: 31/07/2020

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