Decisions

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Decisions published

13/03/2020 - Bus Strategy Update ref: 755    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Transport Committee

Made at meeting: 13/03/2020 - Transport Committee

Decision published: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)              That the submission of an Expression of Interest to the Department for Transport Supported Bus Services Funding based upon the approach outlined in this report be approved.

 

(ii)            That, in consultation with the Chair of the Transport Committee, bids are submitted to the Super Bus and All-Electric Town Funds based upon the approach outlined in this report.

 

(iii)          That the continued progress of the West Yorkshire Bus Alliance be endorsed.

 

(iv)          That the current position regarding the potential sale of First West Yorkshire and the work in progress to understand the requirements for delivering bus services in West Yorkshire through a franchising model be noted.


13/03/2020 - Concessionary Bus Travel for Under 19's ref: 754    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Transport Committee

Made at meeting: 13/03/2020 - Transport Committee

Decision published: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 24/03/2020

Decision:

Resolved:

 

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

 

(ii)             That, under the current Concessionary Travel Scheme, people of eligible age should not be required to prove their age to obtain a concessionary fare unless the bus driver suspects the customer is older than their 19th birthday.

 

(iii)           That a revised Concessionary Travel Scheme be presented for consideration by Transport Committee in May 2020.


28/02/2020 - Leeds City Region Assurance Framework ref: 752    For Determination

To ensure that the annual review of the Assurance Framework is completed in line with the requirements of the National Local Growth Assurance Framework and that the Local Assurance Framework is up to date and fit for purpose.

Decision Maker: Managing Director

Decision published: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 28/02/2020

Decision:

To approve minor amendments made to the Leeds City Region Assurance Framework in consultation with the Combined Authority Chair (26 February 2020 ) and the LEP Chair (27 February 2020), as approved at the Combined Authority meeting on 6 February 2020 and the LEP Board meeting on 16 January 2020, including, but not limited to:
•Amended table of contents and page numbers in the Executive
Summary on pgs. 4-5
•Amended typos and formatting changes throughout
•Improved visibility of the CA’s compliance to the requirements of
the National Assurance Framework, e.g. section 1 pg. 12 and
Appendix 3 pgs. 70-71
•Addition of new hyperlinks to committee minutes and decisions
to improve transparency on pg.22
•Minor amendments to Section 4.2 on pg. 31, following further
input from the Policy Team following the LEP Board meeting on
16 January
•Minor clarifications to the Value for Money language in section
6.3.3 on pg. 49
•The name of the Leeds City Region amended throughout for
consistency.

Lead officer: Ben Still