Decision details

Decision Maker: WMCA Board

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Paper to update the Board on the impacts of the novation to a new contractor for the Package 1 New Stations contract.


(1)     The cost pressures associated with the New Stations Package 1 project were noted.


(2)     The proposed funding solution to extend the over programming of the City Region Sustainable Transport Settlement 1 was approved.


(3)     The Section 151 Officer was given the delegated authority to amend the project budget by up to £15.43m, subject to satisfactory assurances being received by the Executive Director for Transport for West Midlands with respect to the anticipated final cost.

Report author: Liz Baker

Publication date: 23/11/2023

Date of decision: 17/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 17/11/2023 - WMCA Board

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