Decision details

Subsidised Bus Service Amendment

Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Following the Executive Decision in July 2019 authority to make the final decision on route 15 (currently part of route 12) was delegated to the Assistant Director of Transport, Highways and the Environment, in consultation with the Executive Member for Transport.

A commercial service has been registered for route 15. However, First York have undertaken to cancel service 3A, and the section of service 12 which connects Bellhouse Way, Acomb Wood Drive and Alness Drive with the city centre and Monks Cross, with effect from 29th September 2019.
In order to continue the operation of services 3A (York-Askham Bar) and 12 (Alness Drive-Bellhouse Way) the council will fund until 1st February 2020 and carry out a tender process to establish the long term cost of operating the 12 service. Service 3A is part of the park and ride contract.

Options Considered:

Option 1 - Approve the extension of the services until 1st February 2020.
Option 2 - Reject the extension of the services as outlined.

Options Rejected:

Option 2 was rejected.

Publication date: 27/09/2019

Date of decision: 26/09/2019

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