Decision details

A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road Update (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 A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road Scheme, including proposed councillor involvement in the process over the next year and the proposed consultation process.


The Executive Meeting then agreed


·         to the commencement the consultation process for the A6 to Manchester Airport Relief Road scheme in autumn 2012 and that approval of the detailed consultation and engagement plan and material be delegated to the Chief Executive in consultation with the Executive Councillor (Economic Development & Regeneration)

·         the proposed councillor engagement process as detailed in paragraphs 3.3-3.8 of the report.


(Note: The Leader of the Council clarified at the meeting that the proposed commencement of the consultation scheme was autumn 2012, not 2013 as stated in the report.)

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: ED1414

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: 22/08/2012

Date of decision: 20/08/2012

Decided at meeting: 20/08/2012 - Executive

Effective from: 30/08/2012

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