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YTL Arena Bristol – Travel Mitigations

1. To provide an update on cross-boundary joint working for the delivery of transport infrastructure to serve Bristol YTL Arena, supporting various housing developments and addressing local transport concerns.
2. To summarise the package of measures required to be delivered and operational by summer/autumn 2024 opening date for the Bristol YTL Arena.
3. To seek agreement to proceed, in partnership with South Gloucestershire Council (SGC), with an Outline Business Case (OBC) for the obtaining of West of England Combined Authority (WECA) funding to supplement existing s106 monies towards the delivery of transport infrastructure to serve Bristol YTL Arena as well as various housing developments.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Result in expenditure of £500,000 or over;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Avonmouth and Lawrence Weston; Central; Henbury and Brentry; Southmead;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/12/2021

Decision due: 18 Jan 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member with responsibility for Transport

Contact: John Roy, Group Manager – Transport Assets Email:

Scrutiny Remit / Input: Growth and Regeneration Scrutiny Commission


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