Issue details

A59 Kex Gill Project Development Grant Acceptance

To provide an update on grant funding from the Department for Transport (DfT) for the A59 Kex Gill scheme and accept £5,883,739.00 of grant monies.
This represents reimbursement of project development life cycle expenditure to date, to be paid this financial year ending 31 March 2023.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/02/2023

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
In order to meet DfT 2022/23 expenditure deadline, acceptance of their grant offer must be made by 28 February 2023.

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Unable to meet required timescales due to very short DfT deadline for acceptance.

Decision due: 28 Feb 2023 by Executive Member for Highways & Transportation

Lead member: Executive Member for Highways & Transportation

Lead director: Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services

Contact: Richard Binks, Head of Major Projects & Infrastructure Email: Email:


Corporate Director - Business and Environmental Services, Corporate Director - Strategic Resources and Assistant Chief Executive - Legal and Democratic Services