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 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

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

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  • A59 Kex Gill Project Development - Grant acceptance