Decision details

Metropolitan Place

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Economy & Enterprise (Leader - Councillor Sean Fielding)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To approve the capital build allocation for the Metropolitan Place project to move 228 Social Work staff from Southlink Units 7-13 to all 5 floors of Metropolitan Place on Hobson Street in Oldham.
The value of the contract is £248k and relates to the physical build alterations that are required to make the building fit for purpose for the proposed move in September and October 2019
.

Decision:

RESOLVED - That:
Option C - Relocation of Services to Metropolitan Place
is approved and that the associated capital budget to enact the option be placed to tender by Procurement.

Reasons for the decision:

Option A - Do Nothing
Option B - Refurbishment of Southlink Units 7-13
Option C - Relocation of Services to Metropolitan Place
Option D - Refurbishment of Office Block 1 Southlink
Option E - New Build Scheme for Children?s Services.
Option F - Private Office Block Relocation

Alternative options considered:

Option A - Do Nothing
Option B - Refurbishment of Southlink Units 7-13
Option D - Refurbishment of Office Block 1 Southlink
Option E - New Build Scheme for Children?s Services.
Option F - Private Office Block Relocation

Publication date: 18/07/2019

Date of decision: 11/07/2019

Effective from: 27/07/2019

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