Decision details

Design & Cost Report for S278 Highway Works Associated With Development At Acanthus Golf Club, Thorpe Lane, Tingley, WF3 1SL

Reference: D55251

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 indicatively on plan M16.213.D063A 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 Leeds City Council, fully funded by the developer;
c) Gave authority to complete the detailed design, tender and implement the works as provided for within the Section 278 Agreement and as outlined in paragraph 3 of this report;
d) Gave authority to incur expenditure of £130,102 works costs, £26,020 staff costs and £10,000 TRO costs to be fully funded by the developer through the S278 Agreement; and
e) Authorised the City Solicitor to advertise a Draft Traffic Regulation Order to provide double yellow lines along A654 Thorpe Lane for the overlaid section of the highway shown on plan ref. 733533/LCC/HWT/XX/DR/CH/MI_01 Rev P01 at Appendix 4; and if no valid objections are received, to make, seal and implement the Orders as advertised.

Wards Affected: Ardsley and Robin Hood;

Contact: Catherine Kimuli, Highways Officer 0113 3788089 Email:

Publication date: 10/05/2022

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