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Issue details

Strategic Review of City Centre Access and Parking

Purpose of Report: It was agreed by the Executive in November that a full strategic review of the city’s parking and disabled access offer be carried out, to be completed by Summer 2021. This is to ensure where permanent footstreet extensions are made permanent they are accompanied by appropriate mitigations for those who have been affected by the revised footstreets and to improve city centre accessibility.


The Executive Member is asked to approve the scope and methodology of the review.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 15/03/2021

Decision due: 13/04/21 by Executive Member for Transport

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport

Lead director: Corporate Director of Place

Department: Directorate of Place

Contact: Andy Kerr, Head of Regeneration & Economy Email: andy.kerr@york.gov.uk Email: andy.kerr@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

The decision to commission the strategic review was taken by Executive in response to consultation with those affected by the extended footstreets and ongoing access issues to the city centre.


Internal Officers have been consulted in the scoping and designing the methodology of the review.

The review has been designed to focus on the outcomes of consultation by those affected by the extension of the footstreets and key city centre stakeholders. The strategic review will continue this consultation.


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