{meta} Decision - Block 3 Transport Capital Programme 2021/22

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decision:

Salford City Council - Record of Decision

 

I, Councillor Tracy Kelly, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the Salford City Council constitution do hereby approve the proposed Block 3 Transport Capital Programme for 2021/22

 

The Reasons are The Department for Transport (DfT) is to announce the allocation of funding to Salford City Council for the 2021/22 Block 3 programme of work and although not yet confirmed, is expected be around £1.3m, with a further £205k to be allocated from the completed 2020/21 Broom Lane scheme. The funding will provide for minor infrastructure improvement projects such as, road safety schemes, structure/bridge improvements, schemes to improve walking and cycling facilities and transportation.

 

 

Assessment of Risk: Medium

 

Failure to spend Transport Capital Allocations on initiatives in line with Government guidelines will impact on future settlement levels, both for the City Council and for AGMA as a whole.

 

Source of funding:  The Department for Transport (DfT) Block 3 Funding 2021/22

 

Legal Advice Obtained: Tony Hatton, Principal Solicitor. Tel: 0161 219 6323.

 

Procurement Advice Obtained: Heather Stanton, Category Manager.

                                                  Tel 0161 686 6241

 

Financial Advice obtained:  Chris Mee - Strategic Finance Manager

 

HR Advice obtained: n/a

 

Climate Change Advice obtained:

Mike Hemingway, Principal Officer Climate Change, Tel 0161 793 3029

 

The following documents have been used to assist the decision process:

Report submitted to Property/Regeneration Briefing on 13 September 2021

 

Contact Officer:  Stephen Hands, Associate, Highways Design Team                                      Tel No 0161 779 4931

 

 

 

This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member /Strategic Director

The appropriate scrutiny committee to call-in the decision is the Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.

 

Signed: Councillor Tracy Kelly

Deputy City Mayor

Date: 13 September 2021.

 

 

This decision was published on Monday 13 September 2021.

This decision will come in force at 4.00 pm on Monday 20 September 2021 unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision-Making Process Rules.

 

Publication date: 13/09/2021

Date of decision: 13/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/09/2021 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 21/09/2021

Accompanying Documents: