Decision details

Harrogate Road - New Line (Transport Scheme)

Decision Maker: West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approval for the Harrogate Road - New Line scheme to proceed through Decision Point 4 (Full Business Case) and work commence on Activity 5 (Full Business Case with Finalised Costs).

The scheme reference code is WYTF-PA4-007.

Decision:

(i)        That in respect of the Harrogate Road / New Line project the Investment Committee approves:

(a)          That the Harrogate Road / New Line project proceeds through decision point 4 and work commences on activity 5 (full business case with finalised costs).

(b)          That an indicative approval to the Combined Authority’s contribution of £6.765 million (which will be funded through the West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund) be given with full approval to spend being granted once the scheme has progressed through the assurance process to decision point 5 (full business case with finalised costs). The total project value is £11.427 million.

(c)          That future approvals are made in accordance with the assurance pathway and approval route outlined in this report including at decision point 5 through a delegation to the Combined Authority’s Managing Director following a recommendation by the Combined Authority’s Programme Appraisal Team. This will be subject to the scheme remaining within the tolerances outlined in this report.

 

Report author: James Bennett

Publication date: 15/07/2019

Date of decision: 11/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/07/2019 - West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Effective from: 23/07/2019