Decision details

Approval of LUF Planit Commissions – May 24

Decision Maker: Director of Environment and Planning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Purpose:

In January 2023 Lancashire County Council was awarded £49.6M from the DfT for the Levelling Up East Lancashire programme. As part of the award LCC will receive £4.96M in 2023/24. To release the remaining £44.6M, the DfT have stipulated that LCC must complete a Full Business Case in 2024/25.

To assist and expedite LCC in the work required to design and develop the full business case and the associated projects within it, the services of Planit have been commissioned.

Decision:

Andy Mullaney, Director of Environment and Planning, approved the following Planit commissioning packages and associated fees:

 

1. Rawtenstall Masterplan – Split between LCC funded Bank Street and Rossendale Borough Council funded Gyratory works. Total cost £45,803.50 (costs for works funded by Rossendale Borough will be recovered via S278 or other agreement)

 

2. Burnley Masterplan including Manchester Road – LCC LUF funded. Total cost £27,055.50

 

Divisions Affected: Burnley Central East; Burnley Central West; Mid Rossendale; Rossendale South;

Contact: Andrew Mullaney Email: andrew.mullaney@lancashire.gov.uk Tel: 01772 534190.

Date of decision: 31/05/2024

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