Corn Exchange Gateway

This scheme is to deliver a series of improvements to bus infrastructure, public realm, pedestrian infrastructure and cycling infrastructure on a number of roads surrounding the Corn Exchange and taking in Vicar Lane, New Market Street, Kirkgate, New York Street, Harper Street, Kirkgate York Street, Cross York Street, Duncan Street, Call Lane, Boar Lane, Lower Briggate, Bridge End and Meadow Lane.

This scheme will deliver a series of improvements to the bus, pedestrian, and cycling infrastructure, as well as improve the urban environment to transform the Corn Exchange into a world class Gateway to Leeds city centre. Changes to the highway structure, bus gates, and bus re-routing measures will improve end to end bus journey times and bus service reliability.

Project Lead Leeds City Council
District/ Area Leeds

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Leeds Public Transport Investment Programme – £15.921 million
West Yorkshire Plus Transport Fund – £9.5 million

Project Status

Activity 6 - Closure and Review

Start and end dates 2018- 2022

Delivery partners


West Yorkshire Combined Authority 

Other funders Section 106 £0.906 million
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This page was last updated in February 2023.