Issue details

Crown Point Road Highways Scheme, funded by Get Building Fund

To approve the Crown Point Road highways scheme which will alter the layout of Crown Point Road, reducing the width of the carriageway to one lane and providing a protected two-way protected cycleway and wider footways. Two wide signalised pedestrian crossings and a single bus stop in a lay-by will also be delivered, alongside loading bays and soft landscaping.


The scheme supports the regeneration of the South Bank, helping to realise the vision set out in the Leeds South Bank Supplementary Planning Document (SPD). It supports the delivery of a major new public green space, which forms part of a major private sector investment in residential and commercial development on the adjacent Tetley Brewery site.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status:

Wards affected: Hunslet and Riverside;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 18/06/2021

Decision due: Not before 17th Jul 2021 by Director of City Development

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Mark Philpott, Highways Officer 0113 378 7528 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation has taken place with the ward members (Hunslet and Riverside) and the Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate. Direct engagement has also taken place with all key external stakeholders


Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate, Ward Members for Hunslet and Riverside and all key external stakeholders (see list below).


Vastint, Ruth Gorse Academy, Duke Studios, Leeds College of Building, Leeds City College, Indigo Blu, Arriva, First Bus, the West Yorkshire Combined Authority, the Leeds Cycling Campaign, the Disability and Wellness Network, the Leeds Access and Usability Group.