Decision details

Bus Priority Corridors - A647

Decision Maker: West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Approval for the Steeton and Silsden Rail Park and Ride scheme to proceed through Decision Point 4 (Full Business Case) and work commence on Activity 5.


(i)    That in respect of the A647 Corridor Scheme the Investment Committee approved:


(a)  That the Leeds Public Transport Improvement Programme: A647 Corridor project proceed through decision point 4 and work commences on activity 5 (Full business case with finalised costs).


(b)  That an indicative approval to the total project value of £15.93 million is given from LPTIP fund 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).


(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: Lisa Childs

Publication date: 06/03/2020

Date of decision: 05/03/2020

Decided at meeting: 05/03/2020 - West Yorkshire and York Investment Committee

Effective from: 14/03/2020