Issue details

St Owen St Cycle Contraflow Budget Update

This report seeks approval of the allocation of additional budget to complete the delivery of the St Owen St Cycle Contraflow scheme.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Central;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/02/2021

General exception notice

This item is subject to the General Exception procedure. It is proposed to take a key decision on the decision date shown below. It would be impracticable to defer the decision. This notice has been issued to the chairman of the relevant overview and scrutiny committee.

Reason for urgency:
The urgency is required because the Accelerated Towns funding element of the budget has to be spent by the end of March in line with the grant conditions. Therefore the decision needs to be taken urgently to allow the budget to be increased and works to comments so as to maximise the spend against the Accelerated Towns Fund grant.

Decision due: 18 February 2021 by Cabinet member Infrastructure and transport

Lead member: Cabinet member Infrastructure and transport

Lead director: Director of Economy and Place

Department: Economy and Place

Contact: Mairead Lane, Acting Assistant Director for Highways and Transport / Head of Infrastructure Delivery Email: Tel: 01432 260944.


The scheme was consulted on in 2017 and 2019. 29. A further consultation with the Ward Member, Hereford City Council and Hereford Bid has been undertaken on the revisions made to the scheme to accommodate the requirements of the new cycle design guidance.


  • St Owen St Cycle Contraflow Budget Update