Decision details

2021/22 DfT Pothole Action Fund

Reference: D54458

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the Department for Transport Pothole Action Fund 2021/22


The Chief Officer (Highways and Transportation):

a) Approved the injection of £4,828,563 into the Capital Programme funded

from the DfT Pothole capital grant 2021/22 (the Pothole Action Fund).

b) Gave authority to incur expenditure of £4,828,563 on carriageway

maintenance, to repair potholes and prevent potholes forming. This will

be made up of £4,198,750.43 works costs and £629,812.57 staff fees,

funded from the Potholes Fund. Intended expenditure will be as detailed

in Appendix A.


This decision was added to the List of Forthcoming Key Decisions on the 27 July 2021.

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Richard Hobson, Highways Officer 0113 378 7318 Email:

Publication date: 07/09/2021

Date of decision: 15/09/2021

Effective from: 23/09/2021

Current call-in Count: 0

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