Decision details

European Regional Development Fund Capital Funding for Gloucester Canal Towpath

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Information Only

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Having considered the information, including known proposals, alternative options and reasons for recommendations, Cabinet noted the report and,




Delegate authority to the Executive Director of Economy, Environment & Infrastructure to:


(1)  Enter into an ERDF capital funding agreement with the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government for the purpose of funding works in connection with the proposed Gloucestershire Canal Towpaths Upgrade.


(2)  Enter into a funding agreement with the Canal & River Trust (CRT) in order to fund works to be carried out by CRT’s term contractor Kier with effect from September 2020 on CRT’s land between Elmore Lane West and Haywicks Lane.


Report author: Cllr Vernon Smith, Cllr Vernon Smith

Publication date: 17/06/2020

Date of decision: 17/06/2020

Decided at meeting: 17/06/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 25/06/2020

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