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St Philips Causeway Refurbishment and Corridor Improvement Project – Funding for business case

Decision Maker: Executive Director: Growth and Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Current funding for developing the Outline Business Case (OBC) was secured from the transport investment block allocated to BCC in 2022 from the City Region Sustainable Transport Settlement (CRSTS).
Initial consultancy commission was procured under the Bristol City Council-Strategic Partnering Initiative with contract value of circa £68.5k for Workstream 1 (Bridge Condition and Assessment


Approval of expenditure of £197,485.75 to enable the BCC-SPI consultants provide support services for development of the Draft OBC and Preliminary Designs by October 2024.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - Alternative option is to submit a single funding decision for the entire project, but this is not practical (because of the evolving scope and uncertainties around capital funding) and will delay progress on the business case.

Publication date: 08/07/2024

Date of decision: 01/07/2024