Decision details

Street Lighting Capital Investment Programme (TR53)

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To agree a capital investment programme to replace the least energy efficient existing streetlights with lower energy equipment reducing maintenance, energy and carbon tax costs.


The Executive considered a report detailing a review which had been undertaken to look at how the expected pressures on the street lighting budget which had been undertaken in the light of the rise in energy prices and the application of the carbon tax in 2013/14.


The Executive has given approval to the street lighting capital investment programme to replace 8% of the existing street lighting network as outlined in paragraph 4.4 of the report.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: Not required

Decision Reference: ED1387

Forward Plan Reference: TR53

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The Transportation portfolio holder and Environment & Economy Scrutiny Committee.


Representations should be made to Stuart Jackson, Service Director (Place Management) – 0161 474 3504 or


Contact: Stuart Jackson, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-3504.

Report author: Stuart Jackson

Publication date: 13/03/2012

Date of decision: 12/03/2012

Decided at meeting: 12/03/2012 - Executive

Effective from: 20/03/2012

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