Hampshire County Council

Policy and Resources Policy Review Committee Item 10

29 May 2003

Chandlers Ford Railway Station - South Hampshire Cross Rail Service

Report of the Chief Executive

Contact: Kelvin Ridout - Ext: 7356

1. Introduction

1.1. In accordance with paragraph 1.16 of Pat 3D of the Constitution, the purpose of this item is to report a decision by the Executive Member for Policy and Resources taken as a matter of urgency in relation to Chandlers Ford Railway Station.

2. The decision

2.1. The decision was made on 3 April 2003 and notified to all Members of the Policy and Resources Policy Review Committee on 4 April 2003. It was to approve the continuation of the delivery of Chandlers Ford Railway Station and to authorise the Chief Executive to approve Advance Orders for preparatory works in a sum not exceeding £250,000.

2.2. The reason for the decision to be dealt with as a matter of urgency was to enable the scheme to continue as, not to do so, might result in Rail Passenger Partnership Funding for the scheme being lost.

RECOMMENDATION

That the report be noted.

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