Decision details

Leeds City Centre Cycle Improvements

Decision Maker: Transport Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Change Request to bring in new funding to extend the scope of the project which will extend delivery timescales. The new scheme will deliver additional infrastructure to enable the use of active modes




That, subject to the conditions set by the Portfolio Investment Panel, the Committee approved:


(i)    The change request to increase the scope of the Leeds City Centre Cycle Connectivity scheme, by extending the Dewsbury Road Connector project to deliver further segregated cycle lanes and improved provision for pedestrians and bus users, and to extend the delivery timeframe from March 2024 to March 2025 be approved.


(ii)   The Committee noted the Combined Authority’s contribution of £7,057,000 to the scheme, as the funding had already been approved, with the total value being £8,057,000.


(iii)Future approvals would be made in accordance with the assurance pathway and approval route and tolerances outlined in the report.

Publication date: 22/03/2024

Date of decision: 13/03/2024

Effective from: 30/03/2024