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Decision details

Bishopsford Road Bridge - preferred option

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Recommendation to select the preferred option for reopening Bishopsford Road Bridge




1.    That Cabinet continues to recognise the urgency and importance of reopening Bishopsford Road Bridge and reaffirms its commitment to holding special meetings where necessary.

2.    That Cabinet selects the demolition of the existing structure and the erection of a new bridge [options 5 or 6] as the preferred option from a number of options explored to reopen the bridge.


Report author: Tara Butler

Publication date: 26/02/2020

Date of decision: 24/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 24/02/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 03/03/2020

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