Decision details

Regeneration Programme Pipeline – Levelling Up Projects

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


That Cabinet considers and approves delivery roles for the County Council in Levelling Up Fund projects announced by Government in late 2022, receive an update on other projects within the programme and grant any required approvals for these.




1)   Note the continued progress made across the current regeneration pipeline and the addition of Ashbourne Reborn;


2)   Approve the County Council acting in a delivery role for highway and public realm works under the Ashbourne Reborn programme;


3)   Agree to the addition of Ashbourne Reborn works to the capital programme and, in principle, to the Council acting as applicant for planning consent, carrying out procurement of contractors and carrying out public consultation as required;


4)   Authorise the Executive Director – Place, in liaison with the Cabinet Member for Infrastructure and Environment and the Director of Legal Services, to enter into legal agreements with Derbyshire Dales District Council over Ashbourne Reborn;


5)   Note that an additional Programme Board to oversee Ashbourne Reborn is to be established by Derbyshire Dales District Council to have appropriate membership from elected members of County, District and Town Councils as well as Members of Parliament; and


6)   Approve the receipt of £750,000 of grant funding for delivery of walking and cycling infrastructure within Markham Vale.

Report author: Jim Seymour

Publication date: 23/02/2023

Date of decision: 23/02/2023

Decided at meeting: 23/02/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 03/03/2023

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