Decision details

York Street - Phase 2 Vault Repairs

Decision Maker: Director of Economy & Growth

Decision status: Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


To allow committed highways works to York Street to be brought forward to replace waterproofing above the vault and reconstruct the road to complete the repairs and reduce risk of any premature failure of the vault in the future.


To fully approve capital amounting to £950,000 from the provisional capital programme item York Street - Phase 2 Vault Repairs.
For information the Deputy Council Leader and Cabinet Member for Resources was consulted.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - Do Nothing: the Council has a responsibility for maintenance of this structure and the road above - it would fail to deliver its statutory obligations and will fail to deliver projects agreed as part of the National Lottery Heritage Funding Archway Project funding bid/planning consent. The Council would fail to benefit from match funding opportunities.

Publication date: 21/11/2019

Date of decision: 21/11/2019