Issue details

Issue details

Implementing the Covered Market "Masterplan"

Cabinet, on 8 February 2023, resolved to:

1.     Delegate authority to the Executive Director (Development), in consultation with the Council’s Section 151 Officer, the Head of Law and Governance, and the Cabinet Members for Inclusive Economy and Partnerships, Finance and Asset Management, and Planning and Housing Delivery, to finalise the scope of works, undertake the necessary procurements, and enter into all contracts for the detailed design, construction works, and all associated professional services, for the regeneration of the Covered Market within the agreed budget;

2.     Subject to Council approval of the Budget, authorise to spend a capital budget of £6.87m starting in 2023-2024, to deliver the project. (The recommendation to Council to create this budget is part of the Budget report, elsewhere on this agenda).

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure, income or savings of £500,000 or greater;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Carfax & Jericho;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/12/2022

Decision due: 8 Feb 2023 by Cabinet

Decision due: Before 15 Mar 2024 by Executive Director (Development)

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Planning and Healthier Communities, Deputy Leader (Statutory) - Finance and Asset Management, Leader - Inclusive Economy and Partnerships

Lead director: Executive Director (Development)

Department: Regeneration and Economy

Contact: Ted Maxwell, Economy, City Centre & Green Transport Lead Email:

Reason date could change: Confirmed for this meeting

Is the date subject to change: No

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