Scrutiny Board (Infrastructure, Investment & Inclusive Growth) - Thursday, 8th December, 2022 10.30 am

Venue: Civic Hall, 1st Floor West,LS1 1UR

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 - 2 November 2022 pdf icon PDF 233 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the minutes of the meeting held on 2 November 2022.



Hydrogen Compatible Infrastructure pdf icon PDF 338 KB

To receive a presentation from Northern Gas Networks on the development of hydrogen compatible infrastructure in the city and wider region.


Local Plan Update pdf icon PDF 373 KB

To receive an report from the Director of City Development regarding the update of the statutory Development Plan for Leeds. 

Additional documents:


Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy Annual Report

To receive an update from the Director of City Development on the progress of the Connecting Leeds Transport Strategy and associated Action Plan 2021-2024.


Report to follow.


Work Schedule pdf icon PDF 419 KB

To consider the Scrutiny Board’s work schedule for the 2022/23 municipal year.


Additional documents:


Date and Time of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Scrutiny Board will take place on 11 January 2023 at 10.30am. There will be a pre-meeting for members of the Scrutiny Board at 10.15am.