Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works associated with Development of an energy recovery facility at Skelton Grange Road, Stourton, LS9 0DZ

Reference: D56764

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 details provided in in the Design and Cost report and as shown on the plans 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 highway works associated with the development are carried out by the Council on behalf of the developer;

c) Requested the City Solicitor to advertise a Draft Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) for parking and loading/unloading restrictions; and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the new TRO as advertised;

d) Given authority to incur capital expenditure of circa £926,000 consisting of circa £833,000 civil works costs and circa £93,000 staff fees. The costs will be fully funded by the developer through the Section 278 Agreement.

Wards Affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Hunslet and Riverside;

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

Publication date: 12/09/2023

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