Decision details

ELOR and Ancillary Highway Works - A64/Scholes Lane Junction and M1 Junction 46

Reference: D56223

Decision Maker: Director of City Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Chief Officer (Financial Services) was requested to:

a) Inject £6,840,330 of additional roof tax envelope funding for ELOR phase 3, Scholes Lane Junction and M1 Junction 46, elements of the ELOR programme.

The Chief Officer (Highways and Transportation) was requested to:

b) Approve the design and implementation of the Scholes Lane scheme. Details are shown on drawing, 2021CAP01-LCC-HWT-XX-M2-CH-MaConsult-02, In Appendix A
c) Approve the implementation of the National Highways Jct 46 scheme, under licence via Sections 6 and 8 of the Highways Act, 1980.
d) Approve with reference to the powers contained in Section 66 (1) of the Highways Act 1980 to construct pedestrian footway as shown on drawing, 2021CAP01-LCC-HWT-XX-M2-CH-MaConsult-02
e) Approve with reference to the powers contained in Section 62 (1) of the Highways Act 1980 to improve the highway as shown on drawing 2021CAP01-LCC-HWT-XX-M2-CH-MaConsult-02.
f) Authorise spend of £6,840,330 which is made up of £2,826,000 for the ELOR phase 3 final settlement payment and retention together with the sum of £1,292,160 for the Scholes Lane junction scheme and £2,722,170 for the M1 junction 46 scheme.
g) Note that further reports will be brought forward at the appropriate time to address the items in Paragraph 5.5.

Wards Affected: Cross Gates and Whinmoor; Harewood;

Contact: James Gray, Group Engineer 0113 378 7371 Email:

Publication date: 31/03/2023

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