Highway encroachment at West Field Lane, Upper Poppleton
Purpose of Report: The report will provide an update on a highway
encroachment issue at West Field Lane, Upper Poppleton, which was
reported to City of York Council by the Parish Council. It will
present options for the council to take action to discharge its
duty as the Highway Authority under Section 130 of the Highways Act
1980 to “assert and protect the rights of the public to the
use and enjoyment of any highway for which they are the highway
authority, including any roadside waste which forms part of
it” and “prevent any unlawful encroachment on any
roadside waste comprised in a highway for which they are the
The Executive Member will be asked to consider the options presented to address the highway encroachment issue and approve the recommended option for enforcement action.
This item has been withdrawn. Reason: To enable the landowner’s newly appointed advisers to review the evidence gathered by the council and provide any additional information they may want to share with the Council to resolve the issue.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Withdrawn
Wards affected: Rural West York Ward;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 06/02/2023
Decision due: 14/03/23 by Executive Member for Transport
Reason: This item has been withdrawn. Please open this item for further details.
Lead member: Executive Member for Transport
Lead director: Corporate Director of Place
Department: Directorate of Place
Contact: Helene Vergereau, Traffic and Highway Development Manager Email: email@example.com.
Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.