Issue details

2018-19 Department for Transport Additional Highway Block Funding

To approve the programme of planned highways asset maintenance and strengthening (roads and highway structures) for the 2018/19 financial year to spend the additional monies provided by the Department for Transport (DfT) following the October budget and give authority to incur expenditure linked to these works.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/12/2018

Decision due: Not before 3rd Jan 2019 by Director of City Development

Lead director: Director of City Development

Department: City Development

Contact: Ian Moore, Highways Officer 0113 385 3120 Email:

Consultation process

Consultation on the programme of planned structural and preventative works on the Local Road Network was carried out with Local Ward Members and Parish & Town Councils, in preparation for the 2018/19 Highway Infrastructure Programme.  It is planned that works identified as part of this consultation and the consultation for 2019/22 which is currently ongoing will be used to spend this additional funding.  Councillors will be informed of work to be done in their Ward with this additional funding once approval is received.


All Ward Members


  • Report to the Director of City Development / Chief Officer Highways and Transportation