Covid-19, help for people and communities

We work in partnership with local councils and businesses to ensure that everyone in our region benefits from a strong, successful economy and a modern, accessible transport network. We are working hard to support the region in response to covid-19 during this challenging time. Please check your journey before you travel and follow social distancing guidelines. There are measures in place to help businesses at this difficult time.

Information and support

Latest news across the Authority

  1. Woman cycling on segregated lane in helmet

    Further new sustainable travel schemes worth up to £141.3 million to go before the West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s Investment Committee

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    • 30 September 2020

    Further new sustainable travel schemes worth up to £141.3 million are among the items to be considered by members of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority’s Investment Committee.

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Important Update: Committee and panel meetings during the Covid-19 pandemic

The Combined Authority’s committee and panel meetings will now take place by video conference and, in the interests of openness and transparency, will be live-streamed on our YouTube channel. Agenda and papers will continue to be published on our website five clear days in advance of the meeting.

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  1. Project Officer (Adult Education Budget) - Ref: ES/ES41a

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    • Economic services
    • (I) 27,549 - 31,899
    • Skills

    Project Officer (Adult Education Budget) - Grade I £27,549pa (2020 award pending) - Permanent - Full-Time 37 hours per week - Leeds City Centre (currently remote) - Closing date Sunday 11th October 2020

    Read more about Project Officer (Adult Education Budget) - Ref: ES/ES41a
  2. Project Assistant (Broadband) - Ref: D/I4i

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    • Delivery and projects
    • (H) 24,230 - 28,056
    • Digital / tech

    Project Assistant (Broadband) - Grade H £24,230 pa (2020 award pending) - Leeds City Centre (currently remote) - Fixed Term Contract (Funding to 31st December 2021) - Closing date Sunday 11th October 2020

    Read more about Project Assistant (Broadband) - Ref: D/I4i
  3. Project Manager (Growth Deal) - Ref: D/I6af

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    • Delivery and projects
    • (K) 35,344 - 40,924

    Project Manager (Growth Deal) - Grade K – £35,344 pa (2020 award pending) - Leeds City Centre (Temporarily Remote) - Fixed Term Contract to 30th June 2021 - Full Time (37 hours per week) - Closing date 11th October 2020 - Interview date 20th October 2020

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Our priorities and how we're doing

We want our region to be recognised globally as a strong, successful economy where everyone can build great businesses, careers and lives. We bring together local councils and businesses to achieve this vision, so that everyone in our region can benefit from economic prosperity and a modern, accessible transport network. You can find out more about our priorities and plans for 2019/20 and how we're getting on.