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Issue details

Taking Forward York's Public Realm

Purpose of Report: This report concerns the future development of York's public realm.  It:
- Sets out opportunities and priorities for action.
- Proposes a new partnership approach to engage all stakeholders in the city in improving our public realm.
- Suggests a framework for future capital investment by the Council.

The Executive are asked to approve:
- Aspirations for future public realm enhancements.
- A partnership project board to prepare an investment strategy for the city walls.
- Use of the Council's Built Environment capital funding.
- A partnership approach to champion York's public realm and to refresh York's bid for World Heritage status.


This item has been deferred from 29 September to 24 November 2016 to allow further consideration of options before presenting the report to Members.


This item has been withdrawn from the forward plan for the time being as Members are still considering options.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Be significant in terms of its effects on communities;

Decision status: Withdrawn

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/08/2016

Decision due: 24/11/16 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport and Planning

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Contact: Charlie Croft, Assistant Director Communities and Equalities 01904 553371 Email: charlie.croft@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Contact report author

Making Representations: Contact report author


  • Taking Forward York's Public Realm  


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