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Noise reduction options for Wendover (Decision to be taken)

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader & Cabinet Member for Transportation

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes


Following the local consultation in Wendover the project team is seeking a key decision on the preferred option, and to progress the project.




The Cabinet Member is invited to


Write to HS2 Ltd Undertakings and Assurances Committee seeking to amend Assurance 1861 "Wendover – roadside noise barriers" to very Low Noise Surfacing (Option 4).


Authorise Ian McGowan, Head of Infrastructure Projects to undertake appropriate site and materials investigation and design work to enable prompt implementation of an appropriate vLNS surfacing material, following HS2 agreement.


Subject to receipt of approval for a change in Assurance 1861 from HS2 Ltd, authorise Ian McGowan, Head of Infrastructure Projects to progress the implementation of appropriate vLNS  with details of the material to be used and temporary traffic management arrangements delegated to the Head of Highways Infrastructure Projects and Head of Highways (Client).



Publication date: 11/02/2019

Date of decision: 19/02/2019

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