Decision details

A64 Bus Priority and Park & Ride - Injection of Development Funding from Transforming Cities Fund

Reference: D52480

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval to inject £510,400 of development funds from the Transforming Cities Fund into the capital programme

Decision:

The Chief Officer (Highways and Transportation):

i)  approved the injection of £510,400 of development funds from Transforming Cities Funds (TCF) into Leeds City Council’s (LCC) Capital Programme. The injection of these funds will enable further work to progress on feasibility options to inform the OBCs;

ii)  agreed to LCC entering a funding agreement with WYCA to cover the development funding (£510,400); and

iii)  noted the work undertaken to date on this project.

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Wards Affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Cross Gates and Whinmoor; Gipton and Harehills; Harewood; Killingbeck and Seacroft;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

No consultation specifically on this decision for funding injection has occurred.

Public consultation around the proposals emerging from this development and feasibility work is planned for winter 2020.

The Executive Member for Climate Change, Transport and Sustainable Development was briefed on 15 September 2020.

Consultees

The Executive Member for Climate Change, Transport and Sustainable Development was briefed on 15 September 2020.

Contact: Rebecca Dickson, Highways Officer 0113 378 7516 Email: rebecca.dickson@leeds.gov.uk.

Publication date: 11/11/2020

Date of decision: 19/11/2020

Effective from: 27/11/2020

Current call-in Count: 0

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