Issue details

Approval for contract to be awarded to Skanska to outline business case and preliminary design for A16 Norwood improvement scheme - KEY/10MAY21/01

The Council has previously received funding of £130k from the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) to deliver the strategic outline business case for A16 Norwood improvement scheme. Following completion of that stage, the CPCA has now awarded a further £630k so that the next stage is undertaken – outline business case and preliminary design. Approval is required for the contract to be awarded to Skanska to undertake the next phase of the scheme business case.

Decision type: Key

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

Decision status: For consideration

Wards affected: Eye, Thorney and Newborough; Gunthorpe;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/04/2021

Decision due: Not before 11th May 2021 by Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Lead director: Executive Director Place and Economy

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Lewis Banks, Principal Transport Planning Officer Lewis Banks, Transport & Environment Manager, Tel: 01733 317465, Email: Tel: 01733 317465.

Consultation process

Consultation will be undertaken with members of the public and relevant to inform the detailed design.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee