Delivery of the Local Transport Plan 2011/26

Reference Number: 0675
Department: Economic Growth
Date Added:
Last Updated:

Contact Officer Details

Name: Owen Wilson
Telephone: 01325 406305

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Committee: Place scrutiny committee
Scrutiny Chair: Councillor Long
Lead Officer: Steve Petch
Lead Officer Email:

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

This report updates Members on the delivery of Darlington’s Local Transport Plan (LTP) set within the context of Darlington’s Strategy for delivering economic growth, new housing and an increase in jobs. And seeks approval for the release of capital Integrated Transport and Highway Maintenance funds for the LTP delivery plan in 2015/16. Also for a £5M funding bid to the Local Highways Maintenance Challenge Fund.

Action: Decision on release of funding
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 03 March 2015
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History:

Reason for late inclusion:

Need to progress release of DfT transport funding and seek approval for Local Highway Maintenance fund bid.

Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: All Wards
Documents to be submitted: Report
Proposed Consultees: A programme of consultation activities took place informing the development of the Transport Plan 2011-2026. This report releases funding for the continued delivery of the Plan. Residents, businesses, statutory bodies and other stakeholders will be consultation on the design and delivery of specific transport schemes.
Consultation Method: Consultation on specific schemes will be through statutory processes (planning process and traffic regulation orders) and through communication / meetings with residents, businesses and other affected individuals / organisations.