Agenda item

Gateway 2 - Pedestrian Priority Programme

Report of the Director of the Built Environment

Minutes:

The Sub Committee considered a Gateway 2 report of the Director of the Built Environment regarding a three-year programme to implement pedestrian priority and pavement widening schemes across the Square Mile.

 

RESOLVED – That the Projects Sub Committee:

 

  1. Agree that a budget of £199,000 is approved to reach the next Gateway for Year 1 interventions;

 

  1. Note the total estimated cost of the programme at £6 - £8 million (excluding risk);

 

  1. Note the total estimated cost of Year 1 of the programme at £2.5 - £3.2million;

 

  1. Note the methodology set out in paragraphs 12.1 below to prioritise City streets for improvements;

 

  1. Approve the streets to be included in Year 1 of the programme, set out in paragraph 5.7;

 

  1. Approve the Programme reporting plan;

 

  1. For Year 1 only, approve the submission of combined Gateway 3/4 reports as the next gateway (for the reasons set out in paragraph 5.9);

 

  1. For Year 1 only, authorise the Director of Built Environment, in consultation with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of Streets and Walkways and Projects Sub, to approve the Gateway 5 report (for the reasons set out in paragraph 5.9; and

 

  1. That delegated authority is given to the Director of the Built Environment, in consultation with the Chamberlain, to make any adjustments between elements of the project budget.

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