Decision details

SEMMMS A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road update report (TR54)

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To provide an update on the on-going consultation process and agree the approach to dealing with consultation responses.


The Executive Meeting considered an update on the business case for the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road Scheme and has agreed that:-


·         approval be given to the submission of the business case for the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road Scheme to the Department of Transport and that the approval of the final submission be delegated to the Chief Executive in consultation with the Executive Councillor (Economic Development & Regeneration) and

·         subject to the final approval of the Combined Authority to allocate funding from the Earn Back model to the Scheme, the Corporate Director for Corporate and Support Services be authorised to sign the Section 151 Agreement on behalf of the three promoting authorities with regards to the estimated costs and funding of the Scheme for the purposed of submitting the business case to the Department of Transport.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: Bramhall North; Bramhall South & Woodford; Cheadle Hulme South; Hazel Grove; Heald Green; Marple South & High Lane;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: As part of the scheme development Equality Impact and Environmental Assessments are being undertaken. The consultation report will be covered by this main EqIA.

Decision Reference: ED1398

Forward Plan Reference: EDR5

Other reasons / organisations consulted

The report to Executive will include details of a proposed public consultation on the scheme.

Contact: Jim McMahon, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161-474-4800.

Report author: Jim McMahon

Publication date: 20/06/2012

Date of decision: 19/06/2012

Decided at meeting: 19/06/2012 - Executive

Effective from: 27/06/2012

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