Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works Associated with Student Accomodation at Park Lane, Leeds, LS3 1DH

Reference: D55261

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 C181-BMCE-XX-ZZ-DR-C-1010 C02 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) Gave authority to incur expenditure of £10,000TRO costs and £5,000 staff checking and inspection fees to be fully funded by a developer through a Section 278 Agreement;
d) Approved the adoption of new highway construction on land shaded red on drawing number C181-BMCE-XX-ZZ-DR-C-1015 PL1 attached at Appendix 4 so that it can be added to the Council’s maintenance regime; and
e) Authorised the City Solicitor to advertise a Draft Traffic Regulation Order to add a no waiting at any time waiting restriction on Park Lane; and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the Orders as advertised.

Wards Affected: Little London and Woodhouse;

Contact: Daniel Riley, Highways Development Engineer 0113 37 88093 Email:

Publication date: 11/05/2022

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