Issue - decisions
M53 Junction 3, Woodchurch - Major Safety Scheme - Cost Variation
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.