To provide an update on grant funding from the
Department for Transport (DfT) for the A59 Kex Gill scheme
following Full Business Case approval and therefore accept
£56.1m of grant monies.
This represents full project grant entitlement to enable full delivery.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/03/2023
This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.
Reason for urgency:
Acceptance of the grant funding is required in a timely manner by Executive in advance of the programmed construction contract award on 3 April 2023.
Decision due: 21 Mar 2023 by Executive
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