Scrutiny Board (Infrastructure, Investment & Inclusive Growth) - Thursday, 16th September, 2021 10.30 am

Venue: Civic Hall, Leeds, LS1 1UR. View directions

Contact: Becky Atherton (0113 37 88642)  Email:

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To consider any appeals in accordance with Procedure Rule 25 of the Access to Information Rules (in the event of an Appeal the press and public will be excluded)


Exempt Information - Possible Exclusion of the Press and Public

1  To highlight reports or appendices which officers have identified as containing exempt information, and where officers consider that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information, for the reasons outlined in the report.


2  To consider whether or not to accept the officers recommendation in respect of the above information.


3  If so, to formally pass the following resolution:-


  RESOLVED – That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following parts of the agenda designated as containing exempt information on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the press and public were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information, as follows:-




Late Items

To identify items which have been admitted to the agenda by the Chair for consideration.


(The special circumstances shall be specified in the minutes.)


Declarations of Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any interests in accordance with Leeds City Council’s ‘Councillor Code of Conduct’.


Apologies for Absence and Notification of Substitutes

To receive any apologies for absence and notification of substitutes.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 228 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on  7 April 2021 and to note for information the summary of the consultative meeting held on 22 July 2021.


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Referral to Scrutiny: Temporary Closure of Leeds Road in Scholes pdf icon PDF 432 KB

To consider a referral in the name of Cllr Robinson regarding the temporary closure of Leeds Road in Scholes as part of the progression of East Leeds Orbital Route Infrastructure Scheme.

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Powered Two-Wheeler Access to Bus Lanes pdf icon PDF 413 KB

To vote on recommendations made at a working group on 26 July 2021 relating to powered two-wheeler access to part of the bus lane on the A65 in Kirkstall.  

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Work Schedule pdf icon PDF 411 KB

To consider the Scrutiny Board’s work schedule for the 2021/22 municipal year.


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Date and Time of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Board will take place at 10.30am on 29 September 2021. There will be a pre-meeting for all Board members at 10.15am.