Decision Maker: Liverpool City Region Combined Authority
Decision status: Recommendations approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
An additional £1.75m contribution towards the scheme has been requested by Liverpool City Council. This value exceeds the £150,000 trigger for a key decision.
The request also includes a proposed change in scope to the original City Centre Connectivity scheme which will impact on two wards within the Liverpool City Region namely Central and Everton wards. These two wards are on the boundaries of the Churchill Way Flyover demolition site.
The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority:
(i) noted that the LCR Combined Authority agreed to invest £38.4million to the City Centre Connectivity 1 scheme in October 2017;
(ii) the changes requested, to increase the SIF support from £38.4m to £40.15m be agreed and recognised the change in scope; and
(iii) granted delegated authority to the Director of Commercial Development and Investment to finalise negotiations of detailed terms of the funding and associated agreements in consultation with the Combined Authority Monitoring Officer and Combined Authority Treasurer.
Publication date: 01/11/2019
Date of decision: 03/10/2019
Effective from: 09/11/2019