Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works Associated With Residential Development at Warwick House and Belgrave House, Wade Lane, Leeds, LS2 8NL

Reference: D52251

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):
i) noted the detail of the highway works shown in outline in section 3 of this report and shown on plan VD19041-S278-100 Rev G attached at Appendix 3 of this report;

ii) 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;

iii) gave authority to request the City Solicitor to advertise a draft Traffic Regulation Order to alter the extents of an existing taxi rank and protect a new informal crossing point with No Waiting At Any Time restrictions as shown on drawing VD19041-S278-100 Rev G shown at Appendix 3; and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the Order as advertised; and

iv) gave authority to incur expenditure of £10,000 TRO costs and £5,000 staff checking and inspection costs, all to be fully rechargeable to the developer through the Section 278 agreement.

Wards Affected: Little London and Woodhouse;

Contact: Michael Norcliffe, Highways Officer 0113 37 88092 Email:

Publication date: 03/09/2020

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