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Issue details

Haxby Station – Update & Land Acquisition

The purpose of this report is to update the Executive on progress made towards a new rail station at Haxby;

to seek approval to add the Haxby Station project to the council’s Capital Programme 2021/22 and continue with development work with our delivery partners Network Rail,

and to seek approval to acquire the freehold interest of a specific plot of land within the area of Haxby, which could either significantly de-risk the future delivery of the project or be utilised for other strategic council objectives.

Executive Members will be asked to :
Note progress made to date.
Approve the addition of the Haxby Station project to the Capital Programme 2021/22.
Agree to the purchase of a specific plot of land.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Haxby and Wigginton Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/08/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  -

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 30/09/21 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Member for Transport

Lead director: Corporate Director of Place

Department: Directorate of Place

Contact: Nick Collins, Head of Property Email: richard.holland@york.gov.uk / Email: nicholas.collins@york.gov.uk Email: nicholas.collins@york.ov.uk, Richard Holland Email: Richard.Holland@york.gov.uk.

Consultation process

Consultation will be undertaken, at the next development, stage with:
• Local residents of Haxby & Wigginton.
• Network Rail, as partner organisation in this project.

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: Yes


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