Approval to enter into a Section 278 Highways Act 1980 Legal Agreement - 3A Cable Street, Formby
Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Locality Services
Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek approval for the Chief Legal and Democratic Officer in conjunction with the Head of Highways and Public Protection to negotiate and enter into agreements with the organisations listed within the report, under Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980 for the implementation of schemes of highway improvements associated with their developments, as detailed within the report.
The Chief Legal and Democratic Officer be authorised in conjunction with the Head of Highways and Public Protection to negotiate and enter into agreements with the Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service pursuant to Section 278 of the Highways Act 1980 for the implementation of a scheme of highway improvements associated with their development at 3a Cable Street, Formby, as shown upon the attached drawing numbered DC1993, as detailed within the report.
Reasons for the Decision:
The decision is required in order to allow for the implementation of schemes of highway improvements in respect of the developments which have been granted conditional planning approval.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected:
The alternative is not to enter into a legal agreement with works being carried out on the public highway outside the control of the Council.
Publication date: 12/09/2019
Date of decision: 12/09/2019
Date comes into force if not called in: 20/09/2019
Call-in deadline date: 19/09/2019
Current call-in Count: 0