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Issue details

Street Works – Changing from noticing to a permitting scheme

Purpose of Report: The aim of this report is to seek approval from the Executive to conduct a public consultation on proposals to introduce a permit scheme to govern all utility and highway works activities within the authority’s highway network.

The consultation will take place in May to June 2020, with feedback received analysed in July-Aug 2020, and a report assessing options and making recommendations for a decision on the introduction of a permit scheme to be presented to the Executive Meeting or Full Council in September 2020.

If a decision is taken to move to a permit scheme, the Street Works team will then aim to implement this change by April 2021 at the latest.

Executive are asked to approve a public consultation exercise to take place between May and June 2020 to seek feedback from statutory consultees and other stakeholders on the proposals to introduce a permit scheme to govern all utility and highway works activities in York.

Decision type: Non-Key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/03/2020

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Helene Vergereau, Traffic and Highway Development Manager Tel No. 01904 552077 Email: helene.vergereau@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Please contact the report author for further details.

Making Representations: Please contact the report author for further details.

Documents

  • Street Works – Changing from noticing to a permitting scheme  

 

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