Issue details

Connecting Leeds: A58 Beckett Street

Approval to carry out detail design and construction of the measures to improve public transport at A58 Beckett Street. 

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Gipton and Harehills;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/12/2019

Decision due: 7 Jan 2020 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: John White, Highways Officer 0113 378 7558 Email:

Consultation process

Extensive consultations including the Transport Conversation engagement process in Summer/Autumn 2016. One period of consultation on the Corn Exchange in Autumn 2019.  On A58 Beckett Street the public and key stakeholders were consulted with in July / August 2019. These consultations comprised an online consultation portal, public drop in events, outreach to the local community with leaflets and flyers, a comprehensive social media campaign and promotion through partner networks and press coverage.


Area Committees, Leeds Transport Expert Advisory Panel, Stakeholders and the Public through drop in events, social media and website.

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Climate Change, Transport and Sustainable Development


Agenda items


  • The report to be issued to the decision maker with the agenda for the meeting