Issue details

Emergency Active Travel Fund - Leeds City Council Tranche 1 Programme

Decision to agree the outline programme for the Emergency Active Travel Funding and the development and implementation of schemes.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/07/2020

Reason for urgency:
To be taken under general exception due to the reasons outlined in the report which are around the inability to defer the decision due to the spending of funding

Decision due: Not before 31st Jul 2020 by Director of City Development

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: David O'Donoghue, Trainee Engineer 0113 378 7500 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation will take place with statutory consultees via meetings and emails.

Due to the emergency nature of the work and timescales involved scheme will be introduced as a trial and directly affected properties will be notified of schemes via letter and encouraged, where possible, to feedback via the Commonplace platform.


Executive Member briefing has also taken place


Executive Member for Climate Change, Transport and Sustainable Development

Ward members

Emergency Services

West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Bus Partnership

Cycle Forum Sub-Group