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MetroBus Budget Update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To seek authority to increase the MetroBus Programme budget to cover forecast expenditure and to enter into Memorandum of Understanding with North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Councils for the purposes of adjudicating on Part 1 Claims.



1)  Approved the increase in budget for the MetroBus programme of £6.834 million to meet the current forecast budget pressure;


2)  Agreed to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Bristol City, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset Unitary Authorities to ensure that a properly qualified team are employed and provided with the necessary resources to process and adjudicate claims made under Part 1 of the Land Compensation Act;


3)  Agreed to delegate authority to the Service Director for Property, to approve settlement terms and payment for valid Part 1 Claims.


Report author: John Roy

Publication date: 15/08/2017

Date of decision: 15/08/2017

Decided at meeting: 15/08/2017 - Cabinet

Effective from: 23/08/2017

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