Issue details

Junction 17 - 2 Fletton Parkway Widening, Contamination and Drainage Issues - KEY/06JAN15/12

Cabinet received a report from the Cabinet Member for Planning and Housing Services.


The report sought approval for the completion of the A1139 Fletton Parkway junction 17(A1M) to junction 2 road widening scheme and further sought approval for virements to cover the increased cost of the scheme. The report also provided background information explaining the reasons why the cost of delivering the scheme had increased from the original target cost.


Cabinet considered the report and RESOLVED to:


1.  Approve Balfour Beatty to undertake the additional works necessary to complete the A1139 junction 17 A1(M) – junction 2 widening scheme; and


2.  Authorise the virement of £4.502m to the project budget from the various budgets detailed within this report.



Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/12/2014

Decision due: 2 Feb 2015 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Planning and Housing Services

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Mark Speed, Infrastructure Commissioning Manager Email:; Tel: 01733 317471 Email: Tel: 317471.

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Sustainable Growth and Environment Capital

Meeting Open to Public: n/a


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