Agenda and decisions

Transport Committee
Friday, 3rd July, 2020 11.00 am

Venue: Remote Meeting - To be livestreamed here: (copy and paste the link in your browser).

No. Item


Apologies for absence


Declarations of disclosable pecuniary interests


Exempt information - possible exclusion of the press and public


Minutes of the meeting of the Transport Committee held on 15 May pdf icon PDF 170 KB


Governance Arrangements pdf icon PDF 352 KB

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COVID-19 - Impacts and Recovery pdf icon PDF 306 KB

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


(ii)             That the Local Bus Working Group oversees the reinstatement of the bus network and any commissioning of services by the Combined Authority in support of this.


(iii)           That the Committee endorses the framework set out for the Transport Recovery Plan set out in paragraph 2.26


(iv)           That the Committee approves alterations to the scope of the Bus Strategy and Smartcard and Information Programmes to facilitate elements of the Transport Recovery Plan set out in 4.1


(v)             That the delegated decision-making arrangement approved by the Committee on 13 March be maintained for use on urgent matters relating to the COVID-19 emergency and reviewed at the next meeting.



Rail Strategy Update pdf icon PDF 222 KB

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(i)              That the progress on development of the West Yorkshire Rail Vision be noted and the next steps be endorsed.


(ii)             That the Combined Authority’s response to the Rail Needs Assessment for the Midlands and the north consultation be noted and endorsed.


(iii)           That  the Combined Authority’s submission to the New Stations Fund scheme be noted and endorsed.


(iv)           Welcome the publication of the Leeds Area Continuous Modular Strategic Planning study by Network Rail, and to endorse the need to actively support the case for development and funding of the recommended projects in partnership with Network Rail and Transport for the North.


(v)             That the progress on development of the Leeds Station Existing Programme business case be noted and the need to actively support the funding case for this project in partnership with Network Rail, Leeds City Council and Transport for the North be endorsed.



Leeds City Region Transport Update pdf icon PDF 282 KB

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Summary of Transport Schemes pdf icon PDF 320 KB