Decision details

Proposal to allocate S106 resources from DB386 – Land at Brick Hall Fark, Failsworth Road, Woodhouses for the re-instatement of the footway outside Brick Hall Farm

Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive – Helen Lockwood

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To seek approval for the allocation of resources secured through Section 106 planning obligations to fund the reinstatement of the footway outside Brick Hall Farm, Failsworth Road, Woodhouses.

Decision:

RESOLVED - That:
The allocation of the S106 funding as set out in the report is approved, to enable the construction of a footway outside Brick Hall Farm in line with the Council’s specifications.

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 - Option 1 - do nothing. This is not an option. The provisions of the S106 agreement specifically require the construction of a footway outside Brick Hall Farm. The current footpath provided by the developer is not of an acceptable standard. To not to carry out this scheme would go against the obligations of the agreement, and risk the Council having to return the money unspent to the developer.
Option 2 -To allocate the S106 funding as set out in the report to enable the construction of a footway outside Brick Hall Farm in line with the Council’s specifications. This is the preferred option.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1

Publication date: 15/07/2021

Date of decision: 15/07/2021

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