Issue details

Sheepscar Beck Flood Alleviation Scheme

The Chief Officer for Highways & Transportation to give progress Sheepscar Beck Flood Alleviation scheme through to completion of construction.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Impact>£500K;

Decision status: For consultation

Wards affected: Burmantofts and Richmond Hill; Little London and Woodhouse;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/09/2023

Decision due: Not before 6th Oct 2023 by Director of City Development

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Matthew Sherwood, Senior Engineer 0113 378 7418 Email:

Consultation process

Executive Member and Ward Members were provided with a scheme update via email on 8th August 2023.

Residents and businesses in the area of the scheme have been contacted via a letter drop in August 2023 directing them towards our Common Place portal providing further information on the proposed works & seeking feedback on our proposals.


Ward Members, LCC Internal Stakeholders, Environment Agency, West Yorkshire Combined Authority, local residents and businesses.