Report of the Director of the Built Environment
The Sub-Committee considered a report of the Director of the Built Environment seeking authority to undertake the required Section 278 highways works in the vicinity of the development at 80 Fenchurch Street. The Director of the Built Environment introduced the report and drew Members’ attention to the key points.
In response to a query from a Member, the Director of the Built Environment confirmed that the project enabled improvements to the lighting in the area, and that officers were working with the police on anti-social behaviour. An update on the implementation of the Lighting Strategy could be brought to a future committee meeting ahead of its completion. In response to a query from Member regarding carriageway reprofiling and the costs it incurred, the Director of the Built Environment advised that efforts were made to mitigate against this during the planning process, including a standard planning condition. However, errors were still sometimes made by developers during construction, and the costs of rectifying these errors were picked up by the developer.
RESOLVED – That the Streets & Walkways Sub-Committee: