Issue details

Endorsement: Budget Increase Eastern Gateway Improvement Project

Leader decision LDR04 17.18in September 2017 agreed the scope of the Crawley Growth Programme and, subject to the approval of the Crawley Growth Programme Business Case and the allocation of Local Growth fund (LGF) by the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), delegated authority to the then Executive Director of Economy, Infrastructure and Environment to progress projects outlined in the business case.


The LEP approved the business case and confirmed an allocation of £14.6m on 21 September 2017. The funding allocations included £8.35m to a project to provide public realm and connectivity improvements at the Eastern Gateway in Crawley.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: Northgate & West Green;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 08/07/2020

Decision due: August 2020 by Executive Director Place Services

Lead director: Lee Harris

Contact: Marie Ovenden, Growth Programme Delivery Manager Email: Tel: 033 022 23854.

Consultation process

Representation can be made via the officer contact in the month prior to that in which the decision is due to be taken.


A full engagement exercise was undertaken in June/July 2018.

The Crawley Growth Board will be consulted on the final designs.

Democratic Services Contact: Suzannah Hill Tel: 033 022 22551

West Sussex Plan Priority: Prosperous Place


Background papers

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