Decision details

Highway Restructure Funding

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report of the Executive Director (Neighbourhoods and Environment) requesting the additional funding required to support the new Traffic and Highways Team service restructure.




1. That the increased budget to fund the new service in line with the Council’s Vision and Aspirations, be approved. This investment will ensure that the views and needs of our customers, residents and businesses are at the heart of the service.


2. That it be noted that the additional request for funding to support the new structure in 2020/21 will be met from the business transformation reserve with future year’s expenditure being incorporated as part of the budget setting for 2021/22 onwards.


Other options


Not to approve the additional funding required to support the new Traffic and Highways Team restructure – the implications of this are set out in the submitted report.


Reasons for Recommendations


To approve the additional funding for the new Traffic and Highways Team restructure.


Note: This is a Council Function

Eligible for call-in to: Place Scrutiny Committee

Cabinet Member: Cllr Woodley

Report author: Sharon Harrington

Publication date: 31/07/2020

Date of decision: 28/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 28/07/2020 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 08/08/2020

Call-in deadline date: 07/08/2020

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