Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 works associates with planning permission ref.: 19/05296/FU for the construction of 104 dwellings and associated highway improvements at Pit Lane, Micklefield

Reference: D54890

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 45051_001 Rev E – S278 General Arrangement 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 pink on drawing number 45051_005 Rev A 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 extend the no waiting at any time restrictions from Station Hill into Great North Street as shown on plan 45051_001 Rev E – S278 General Arrangement; and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the Orders as advertised; and
e) Gave authority to advertise a notice under the provisions of Section 90c of the Highways Act 1980 in order to inform the public of the new raised speed table on Great North Road and if no valid objections are received, to continue with the works as advertised.

Wards Affected: Kippax and Methley;

Contact: Gema Garcia, Highways Engineer 0113 378 6412 Email:

Publication date: 18/01/2022

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