ACTION PLAN – Compartment 5 - Farnley Plateau

Theme - Facilities (Public Rights of Way)

CODE


ISSUE


ACTION


OUTCOME


KEY ORGANISATION


TIMESCALE


FUNDING


F/F/P1


Maintain the condition of the PRoW path network and associated access and bridging points including those used to service the WLCP Green gateways Trail and the Leeds Country Way.


Monitor and maintain path surfaces, drainage, gates, stiles, steps, bridges etc. to facilitate their safe condition and use; seek funding.

An accessible and safe PRoW network; erosion and trampling of the surrounding area minimised; increased use by public due to reduction in mud etc.

Parks & Countryside, Local Stakeholder Groups.

Ongoing.


Local Transport Policy (LTP2), Highways, Parks & Countryside.

F/F/P2


Links between PRoW in and around Compartment 5 of the Country Park to create Community Green Gateways, using parks and other greenspaces as stepping stones.


Identify possible routes in partnership with local groups and Parks and Countryside; consult with  landowners to gain consent for the formalisation of  paths across their land to be established as Community Green Gateways; source funding; formalise routes through waymarking and interpretive material.


Extends the available network of walks and trails in the WLCP; helps to establish routes within the Excluded Area; helps to offer more sustainable travel routes.


Parks & Countryside, Local Stakeholder  

  Groups.


Ongoing.


Local Transport Policy (LTP2), Highways, Parks & Countryside.


F/F/P3


Condition of flagged stretch of footpath No. 150 in New Farnely.


Survey and assess condition; liaise with landowner; source funding; undertake work to improve alignment of flags and drainage.


Improvement to condition of well used footpath; preserves a local feature.


Parks & Countryside, Local Stakeholder Groups.


2013 - 2015.


Local Transport Policy (LTP2), Highways, Parks & Countryside.


F/F/P4


Condition of Bridleway No 144 through Nan Whin’s Wood.


Survey and assess condition; source funding; undertake work to improve path surface and drainage.


Improvement to condition of well used bridleway.


Parks & Countryside, Local Stakeholder Groups.


2012 - 2014.


Local Transport Policy (LTP2), Highways, Parks & Countryside.


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