Suffolk County Council Cabinet Report

On 25th August 2020 a report was presented to Suffolk County Council’s Cabinet.

The main purpose of this report was to confirm that development consent had been granted by the Secretary of State, to seek authority to award the construction contract, seek approval to submit the Final Business Case (FBC) to the Department for Transport (DfT); provide a thorough financial assessment of the total cost to deliver, operate and maintain the bridge, included an explanation of the robust approach to risk and an assessment of its impact on cost; set out the timetable for the delivery of the bridge project and made proposals for the effective governance and contract management of the construction contract. The report also considered the naming of the bridge. 

Following the meeting the Report was unanimously approved. 


This Cabinet Meeting is also available in video format. Please follow the below link. As this covers the whole of the meeting, the Agenda Item relating to the Gull Wing (referred to as Lake Lothing Third Crossing) begins at 2:34:45

Suffolk County Council Cabinet Meeting - 25 August 2020 Video Link

To view any other Suffolk County Council report, please follow this link to the Suffolk County Council website and type Lake Lothing Third Crossing in the Keywords Box

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