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Housebuilder Top Tip - February 2015

Published 3 March 2015

Developers can be liable for the ongoing and future highway maintenance work even after a road has been adopted and is "maintainable at the public expense" following a recent Court of Appeal decision. The Court decided in Redrow Homes v Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council that Redrow was obliged to pay a commuted sum figure of £39,000 towards the future maintenance of street lighting after the adoption of an estate road.

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