Decision details

Corridor Improvement Programme - A6177 Outer Ring Road, Thornton Road and Toller Lane Junction

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Change request to separate elements of the scheme, progressing one and pausing the other, and to increase development funding.


The change request to separate the A6177 Thornton Road and A6177 Toller Lane Junction schemes is approved and that the A6177 Toller Lane scheme will be pipelined at FBC stage. The indicative funding will be split across the schemes with an indicative allocation of £8,290,000 for the A6177 Thornton Road scheme and development funding of £1,920,000 for the A6177 Toller Lane scheme. The indicative allocation for the A6177 Thornton Road and A6177 Toller Lane Junction schemes is £10,210,000.

The change request to increase the development funding allocation by £2,990,030, from £946,670 up to
FORM: WROD1 (Written Record of an Officer)
£3,937,000 is approved. This is to be split across the two schemes with up to £2,017,000 for the Thornton Road scheme and up to £1,920,000 for the Toller Lane scheme.

The Combined Authority enters into an addendum to the existing funding agreement with the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council for expenditure of up to £3,937,000 from the West Yorkshire plus Transport Fund.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 -
Option 2 -
Option 3 -

Publication date: 02/04/2024

Date of decision: 19/03/2024