Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works Associated With Planning Permission (ref. 19/01010/FU) Granted For The Construction Of Two Residential Buildings

Reference: D54794

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):
a) noted the detail of the highway works described in outline in paragraph 3 of this report and shown on plan C102-CUR-00-ZZ-DR-C-95001-P10 attached at Appendix 3;
b) 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 works associated with the development are carried out by the developer and overseen by the Council;
c) approved the adoption of new highway construction on land shaded red on drawing number C102-CUR-00-ZZ-DR-C-95003-P01_S278 so that it can be added to the Council’s maintenance regime;
d) authorised the City Solicitor to advertise a Draft Traffic Regulation Order to amend the waiting restrictions on Railway Street and Saxton Lane to cover a new loading bay on Railway Street, new layby for time limited waiting & a Car Club bay on Saxton Lane, and NWAAT restrictions to the east of the layby on Saxton Lane as indicated on plan C102-CUR-00-ZZ-DR-C-95001-P10 attached at Appendix 3 of this report. If no valid objections are received, authority is required to make, seal and implement the Order as advertised;
e) gave authority to incur expenditure of £10,000 TRO costs and £5,000 staff checking and inspection fees to be fully funded by a developer through the Section 278 Agreement.

Wards Affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill;

Contact: Daniel Riley, Highways Development Engineer 0113 3788093 Email:

Publication date: 17/01/2022

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