Decision details

Part of Mumps, Oldham - Proposed Stopping Up of Highway

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Neighbourhoods Services (Councillor Ateeque Ur-Rehman)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The purpose of this report is to consider the stopping up of parts of highway at Mumps, Oldham which border the temporary pay and display car park (formally the Metrolink park and ride facility). The car park is earmarked for the Princes Gate development and once the car park has been closed to the general public, the areas of highway will be no longer necessary to the highway network


the areas of highway detailed in the schedule at the end of this report be stopped up under powers contained in Section 116 of the Highways Act 1980, as no longer necessary

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - To approve the recommendation
Option 2 - Not to approve the recommendation

Alternative options considered:

Option 2

Publication date: 12/06/2019

Date of decision: 11/06/2019

Effective from: 20/06/2019

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