Decision details

M53 Junction 3, Woodchurch - Major Safety Scheme - Cost Variation

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A report by the Director of Technical Services set out the detail of the final scheme cost variation incurred during the M53 Junction 3 Major Safety Scheme (Technical Services Department).  The work was required because of the damage caused by the adverse weather conditions last winter.




(1)  the necessity to carry out additional works during the scheme be noted; and


(2) the increased construction costs on this project as outlined in the report be agreed to a variation to the Highways Capital Programme to cover these costs in the sum of £159,640.32, which has been accommodated from within the budget, be approved.

Publication date: 06/09/2011

Date of decision: 01/09/2011

Decided at meeting: 01/09/2011 - Cabinet

Effective from: 14/09/2011

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