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Decision details

(R&E) Conversion of the status of existing footways, to a shared use footway on Fenton Road and various side roads, Kimberworth Park, Wingfield and Greasbrough

Decision Maker: Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To approve the conversion of the status of the existing footways shown on Drawing No 126/17/461 to that of shared use cycle and footway on Fenton Road, Simmonite Road, Roughwood Road, Park View, Munsbrough Rise and Coach Road, utilising powers under Section 65(1) and 66(4) of the Highways Act 1980

Decision:

ROTHERHAM METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL

 

RECORD OF OFFICER EXECUTIVE DECISION

 

Date of Decision:

 

24 September 2019

Decision Maker:

(Including Job Title)

 

Paul Woodcock

Strategic Director of Regeneration & Environment

Specific Delegation:

(If any)

 

 

Brief Description of Decision:

 

 

To approve the conversion of the status of the existing footways shown on Drawing No 126/17/461 to that of shared use cycle and footway on Fenton Road, Simmonite Road, Roughwood Road, Park View, Munsbrough Rise and Coach Road, utilising powers under Section 65(1) and 66(4) of the Highways Act 1980

 

Reasons for the Decision:

 

 

This will help improve accessibility for cyclists to Rotherham Town Centre from areas to the west such as Kimberworth Park, Wingfield and the Greasbrough area

 

Details of alternative options considered and rejected:

 

A do nothing option has been considered.  The current cycle infrastructure in the area is prohibitive to promoting the active travel behaviour of local residents and visitors to the Town Centre.

Conflicts of interest declared by any Executive Member consulted by the decision maker which relates to the decision:

None

Dispensations Granted:

(If any)

 

N/A

Reports or parts of reports considered

 

Report to the Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment - Conversion of the status of existing footways, to a shared use footway on Fenton Road and various side roads, Kimberworth Park, Wingfield and Greasbrough

 

I certify that this is a true record of the executive decision to approve the conversion of the status of the existing footways shown on Drawing No 126/17/461 to that of shared use cycle and footway on Fenton Road, Simmonite Road, Roughwood Road, Park View, Munsbrough Rise and Coach Road, utilising powers under Section 65(1) and 66(4) of the Highways Act 1980

 

Signed by the Decision Maker      Paul Woodcock

Date:               24.09.19

Name            Paul Woodcock

Job Title:        Strategic Director of Regeneration & Environment

 

Publication date: 24/09/2019

Date of decision: 24/09/2019

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