Decision details

Transportation Capital Programme 2019/20 and Highways Improvement Programme update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report provides details of the proposed transportation capital programme for 2019/20 and details of the review of the HIP.


The Cabinet considered a proposed Transportation Capital Programme for 2019/20 and indicative programmes for future years, as well as details of mid-term review of the Highways Investment Programme and agreed that:-


(1) in relation to the Transportation Capital Programme 2019/20:-


·         the intention for the final programme to be approved by the Cabinet Member for Economy and Regeneration be noted;


(2) in relation to the Highways Improvement Programme (HIP) update:-


·         the Cabinet accepts that HIP Review demonstrates that the investment has been shown to be fulfilling the business case assumptions;

·         agreement be given to the investment continuing as originally intended to 2022/23 utilising the funding as described in the original business case;

·         agreement be given to a review beginning in 2021/22 to establish recommendations for investment post-HIP.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: n/a included in overall GM transport strategy

Decision Reference: CAB157

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None

Forward Plan Reference: E&R37

Other reasons / organisations consulted


Contact: Mark Glynn, Service Director, Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700, Sue Stevenson, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-4351.

Report author: Emily Brough

Publication date: 13/03/2019

Date of decision: 12/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 12/03/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 20/03/2019

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