Decision Maker: Director of Place Services
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Manor Royal Highways Improvement package is a key project within the approved Crawley Growth Programme that will provide sustainable transport infrastructure and highway upgrades to boost overall transport capacity and enable significant modal shift from car usage to bus, rail, cycling and walking alternatives. It will also deliver public realm transformation to upgrade the quality of the living environment and business environment and so attract higher quality new jobs and homes.
The project is to be delivered over two phases as set out in decision report OKD74 20-21. Phase 2 includes highway alignment alteration for the Manor Royal bus lane, Metcalf Way traffic calming and Gatwick Road/ Manor Royal junction improvements.
The Director of Place Services has approved:
1. the allocation of project funds to the value of £2.222M, as set out in Section 5, to cover project management and associated costs to completion of Phase 2. This brings the total Phase 2 budget to £2.809m; and
2. the award of a construction contract for Manor Royal Highways Improvement Phase 2 to Landbuild Ltd for £1.051M to be funded within the Phase 2 of £2.809m.
Publication date: 02/03/2022
Date of decision: 02/03/2022
Effective from: 14/03/2022