Following a full competitive tender exercise undertaken on the Council’s behalf by Suffolk County Council, the decision taken is to award a new 3 ½ year contract to Ipswich Buses Ltd for the provision of Service 14 on a slightly modified route and timetable to that which currently operates. The frequency of the service remains the same.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: Gipping; Sprites;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 02/05/2014
Decision due: 2 May 2014 by Officer Decision
Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Transport
Contact: Russell Williams, Chief Executive Email: email@example.com Tel: 01473 432000.
Consultations have taken place with the Portfolio Holder for
Transport and, as this decision has been made during the
pre-election period, with the Leader of the Council, as required by
the Chief Executive’s delegation (10.1(k)).
Ward councillors for Gipping and Sprites ward have been informed that a tendering exercise was being undertaken and will also be informed of this decision. None of them objected to the tendering exercise taking place.