Issue - meetings

Local Transport Plan 3

Meeting: 13/01/2011 - Cabinet (Item 285)

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A report by the Director of Technical Services informed Members that on 13 December 2010, the Department for Transport (DfT) announced the Local Transport Capital settlements for Merseyside for 2011/12 and 2012/13, and indicative figures for 2013/14 and 2014/15.  The report set out the main points contained in the Local Transport Settlement Letter.


The Cabinet was advised that details of the proposed Wirral LTP Capital Programme would be presented to a future Cabinet meeting.




(1)  the settlement letter from the DfT, dated 13 December 2010, to the Integrated Transport Authority be noted;


(2)  the proposals of officers to recommend to the ITA that the maintenance allocation be distributed to highway authorities in accordance with the DfT notional allocations, and that the existing locally agreed formula be used to distribute the ITB as in previous years be endorsed; and


(3)  the proposal that there be no top-slice from the ITB to fund the Joint Working Budget until partnership discussions agree the level of JWB for 2011/12 be endorsed.