Issue details

Construction Works on the A6131

To seek permission to go to Tender for the construction works on A6131 The Bailey to form 2 Right Turn Lane Ghost Islands, two new site entrances, footpath works, drainage and all associated earthworks on behalf of Stonebridge Homes and R N Wooler. Works value anticipated to be £450-600,000.
S278 works are required to be constructed through the NYCC HDS. This is a commercial opportunity, which will see the delivery of highway works funded by two developers and is required to enable the developers to discharge their planning commitments. There is also a small contribution towards the work from NYCC which is specific to the circumstances of this site. Works will be procured through the surfacing framework

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 23/03/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
The matter cannot reasonably be deferred to enable the timely consideration and progress of this matter, due to the timeframe for the tendering exercise.

Decision due: 12 Apr 2021 by Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services

Lead member: Executive Member for Highways & Transportation

Lead director: Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services

Contact: Jasmin Gibson, Senior Engineer Highway Design Service Email: Email:

Consultation process

Internal liaison


Appropriate NYCC officers