Issue details

School Development Site - Land at Leeds Road/Smeaton Approach, Leeds 15

The report provides updates regarding progress on the East Leeds Orbital Route (ELOR) and the East Leeds Extension, seeks approval for the Director of City Development to enter into Heads of Terms for the disposal of  land to the free school operator for land at Smeaton Approach/Leeds Road and provides an update as to the relocation of 2 playing pitches from Smeaton Approach/Leeds Road to Whinmoor Grange.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Cross Gates and Whinmoor; Harewood;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/03/2023

Decision due: 19 Apr 2023 by Executive Board

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Jane Cash, Senior Project Manager 0113 378 7705 Email:

Consultation process

Briefing with Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate and Ward members have been consulted through either written or face-to-face discussions and ongoing dialogue is proposed as the scheme/s progress.


Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate and Ward councillors.

Portfolio Holder: Executive Member for Infrastructure and Climate


Agenda items


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