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Approval for Submission to the Government's Levelling Up Fund

The Levelling Up Fund is a £4.8 billion competitive capital fund announced as part of the National Infrastructure Strategy in the 2020 Spending Review. This report provides an update on progress towards preparing a submission to Round 2 of the Fund by 6 July 2022, including details of the emerging submission and confirmation of the financial implications to the county council.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order C19 have been complied with.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect in 2 or more electoral divisions;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Accrington North; Accrington South; Accrington West & Oswaldtwistle Central; Brierfield & Nelson West; Burnley Central East; Burnley Central West; Burnley North East; Burnley Rural; Burnley South West; Great Harwood, Rishton & Clayton-le-Moors; Mid Rossendale; Nelson East; Oswaldtwistle; Padiham and Burnley West; Pendle Central; Pendle Hill; Pendle Rural; Rossendale East; Rossendale South; Rossendale West; Whitworth & Bacup;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/05/2022

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Decision due: 9 Jun 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Growth

Lead director: Executive Director of Growth, Environment & Transport

Department: Highways and Transport

Contact: John Davies Email:


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