Decision details

Greek Street Bridge (E&R66)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To provide an update on the background and progress of the scheme to replace Greek Street rail Bridge in Stockport


The Cabinet has considered a report providing an update on progress with the scheme to replace the Greek Street bridge and the options being considered, and has:-


(1) Approved delegation of authority to the Deputy Chief Executive, in consultation with the S151 Officer and the Cabinet Member for Economy and Regeneration approval to enter into a delivery agreement with Network Rail to progress optioneering, appraisal and design of the enhanced option, the estimated cost is up to £0.5m to be funded by Transforming Cities Fund 2.


(2) Approved Council officers to work with officers from TfGM to seek approval for an appropriate release of development funding including from the identified £7m Transforming Cities Fund 2.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: Brinnington & Central; Edgeley & Cheadle Heath;

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: yes

Decision Reference: CAB310

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Forward Plan Reference: E&R66

Other reasons / organisations consulted

portfolio holder, CLT, E

Contact: Mark Glynn, Director of Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700.

Report author: Amy Beasley

Publication date: 01/07/2021

Date of decision: 29/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 29/06/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 08/07/2021

Accompanying Documents: