Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works Associated with the Housing Development at Aberford Road, Woodlesford, Leeds

Reference: D55952

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 4 of this report and shown on plan 45163/201 rev D 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; and
c. Gave authority to incur expenditure of £7,800 staff checking and inspection fees to be fully funded by a developer through a Section 278 Agreement.

Wards Affected: Rothwell;

Contact: Daniel Riley, Highways Development Engineer 0113 378 8093 Email:

Publication date: 17/01/2023

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