Decision details

Acceptance of Additional Grant Funding from York and North Yorkshire LEP

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Highways & Transportation, both road and rail. bus services and engagement with Transport for the North

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To accept grant funding from the York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership, to support the delivery of the Digital Infrastructure Programme. in addition to the £3m Getting Building Fund grant funding already secured.


Authorisation for the Corporate Director – Strategic Director to accept an additional £300k Getting Building Fund (GBF) from the York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership. This is in addition to the £3.3m already authorised for the Digital Infrastructure Programme.
Not open to call-in as exemption rules applied.

Reasons for the decision:

To provide additional funding that will support the delivery of the North Yorkshire Digital Infrastructure Programme.

Alternative options considered:

The alternative option considered was to reject the additional grant funding, which would limit the opportunity for delivering additional benefits associated with the Digital Infrastructure Programme.

Publication date: 18/11/2021

Date of decision: 17/11/2021

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