Decision details

Section 278 Highway Works - Bodington Avenue, Adel, Leeds

Reference: D54889

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) has:
a) Noted the detail of the highway works as set out in paragraphs 1-7 in the Design and Cost report and as shown on the plan included at Appendix 3;
b) Given 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 Leeds City Council at the cost of the developer;
c) Given authority to request the City Solicitor to advertise a draft Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) to provide ‘No Waiting At Any Time’ restrictions in the vicinity of the proposed access as shown on the plan included at Appendix 3; and if no valid objections are received, to make seal and implement the Orders as advertised; and
d) Given authority to incur capital expenditure of £550,000, consisting of £453,333.00 works costs and £ 96,667.00 staff costs, all to be fully rechargeable to the developer through the Section 278 agreement. These are subject to contractor estimated costs.

Wards Affected: Adel and Wharfedale;

Contact: Amhad Huneidi, Senior Engineer 0113 336 8651 Email:

Publication date: 18/01/2022

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