Leeds ELOR

The East Leeds Orbital Ring Road scheme is a new 7km road linking the Orbital Ring Road at Red Hall to Thorpe Park.

The scheme comprises of a new 50mph dual carriageway with pedestrian and cycle infrastructure. This scheme also includes improvements to the A6120 to the west of Red Hall Lane.

The aim of this scheme is to support the development of East Leeds Extension which is a 225ha housing development area to the East of Leeds, and a 638ha development area for employment users. This scheme will enable the development of land and reduce congestion along the Outer Ring Road.

Project Lead

 

Leeds City Council

District/ Area

Leeds

 

Business case summary

Link here

 

Funding

West Yorkshire + Transport Fund - £82.95 million

 

Project Status

Activity 5- Full Business Case + Finalised Costs

 

Start and end dates

2015- 2021

 

Delivery partners

Leeds City Council

Contractor – Balfour Beatty

 

Other funders

Leeds City Council- £27.1 million

Other Private Sector- £16.5 million

 

Get in touch (contact information)

Connectingleeds@leeds.gov.uk

 

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