The report provided members with an overview and project update on progress in delivering the Homes England funded Fairfield Roundabout and sought approval for progressing the project as outlined in the report. The project was considered by the Economy and Growth Select Committee on 7 October 2020.
Two options were detailed in section 5 of the report.
That the progress on delivering the Homes England funded Fairfield
roundabout be noted.
2. That the revised construction costs for delivery of the roundabout as set out in Appendix 2 (Part 2 of the report) be noted.
3. That the Executive Director (Place) be authorised to proceed to producing detailed design drawings for the roundabout and related tender documentation and report back to the Executive with results of the procurement exercise and seek approval to draw down HIF funding for construction of the roundabout.
4. That the advanced payment offer from Homes England of up to £500,000 to allow the project to proceed and meet the grant funding deadline be accepted.
5. That the updated project risks and mitigation as set out in the report and Appendix 3 be noted and accepted.