Decision details


Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Environment and Climate Change

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To ensure that the transport capital programme (Integrated Transport Block) reflects the Combined Authority Transport Plan and Mayoral priorities and Wirral 2025 Plan and has the flexibility to ensure delivery of the most effective schemes within the financial year.


Resolved That:


1) the acceptance of £1,150,000 of Integrated Transport Block funding allocated to Wirral Council by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority to support the delivery of the Combined Authority Transport Plan Programme be approved;


2) the proposed programme for this funding as set out in Appendix 1 be approved; and


3) authority be delegated to the Director for Delivery, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Environment and Climate Change, to make necessary adjustments to the priorities within the programme should the need arise due to financial or other factors.


Alternative options considered:

None. The proposed programmes and projects identified within this report enable the Council to comply with its Statutory Duties as set out in the Highways Act 1980, Road Traffic Regulations Act 1984, Road Traffic Act 1988, Local Government Act 2000 and the Traffic Management Act 2004 and address the priorities of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority Transport Plan, the Council’s Wirral 2025 Plan and Climate Emergency Declaration.

Publication date: 26/06/2020

Date of decision: 26/06/2020

Effective from: 04/07/2020

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