Agenda and decisions

Transport Committee
Friday, 20th November, 2020 11.00 am

Venue: Remote Meeting to be livestreamed here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCazjNSGpqZZT41Vibn2ZK9A/live (copy and paste the link in your browsers)

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence

2.

Declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests

3.

Exempt information - possible exclusion of the press and public

4.

Minutes of the meeting of the Transport Committee held on 4 September pdf icon PDF 247 KB

5.

Presentation from Greener journeys

6.

Covid-19 Impacts and Recovery pdf icon PDF 202 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the Committee notes the updates provided in this report.

 

(ii)             That the delegated decision-making arrangement approved by the Committee on 13 March be rescinded.

 

7.

Concessionary bus fares for Under 19s pdf icon PDF 357 KB

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the Fare Deal for Young People as set out in this report be endorsed.

 

(ii)             That the West Yorkshire Concessionary Travel Scheme be amended as set out in this report and published come into effect from 1 April 2021.

 

(iii)           That the new fare structure be introduced on the lifting of COVID restrictions with a provisional date of 15 February 2021.

 

(iv)           That any amendment to this date will be made in consultation with the Chair of Transport Committee and notified to members of the Committee.

 

8.

West Yorkshire Connectivity Infrastructure Plan: Investing in the future of West Yorkshire pdf icon PDF 366 KB

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the verbal update from the Transport Committee workshop held on 13 November be noted and the implications for the development of the connectivity plan and pipeline be considered.  

 

(ii)             That the timescales for publication of the Plan be endorsed

 

(iii)           That the escalating consideration of the Connectivity Investment Plan to the Combined Authority be endorsed.

 

9.

Bus Network Sustainability and Post COVID Recovery pdf icon PDF 199 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the way forward to support the bus service as it recovers from the effects of the COVID emergency be endorsed the work towards the development of an Enhanced Partnership be initiated.

 

(ii)             That the findings of the West Yorkshire Strategic Bus Network Review and its inclusion as part of the draft Connectivity Plan be endorsed.

 

10.

Rail Vision pdf icon PDF 249 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the draft Rail Vision document be approved.

 

(ii)             That the draft Rail Vision document to be considered by the Combined Authority for public engagement as part of the wider Connectivity Plan suite of documents be endorsed.

 

11.

Developer Contributions update and Developer Advice Note pdf icon PDF 302 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the updates provided in the report be noted.

 

(ii)             That the updated spend profile for the Smartcard and Information Programmes as set out in this report be approved.

 

(iii)           That the revision of the Integrated Transport Block Programme to accommodate the upgrading of the Real Time system as set out in this report be approved.

 

12.

Leeds City Region Transport Update pdf icon PDF 374 KB

Decision:

Resolved:

(i)       That the updates provided in this report be noted.

(ii)      That the updated spend profile for the Smartcard and Information Programmes as set out in this report be approved

(iii)      That the revision of the Integrated Transport Block Programme to accommodate the upgrading of the Real Time system as set out in this report be approved.

 

13.

Summary of Transport Schemes pdf icon PDF 414 KB