Decision details

Future High Street Fund - Grant Award for Rochdale Riverside Phase 2 (Upperbanks)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To secure authority to accept the Future High Street Fund funding offer and to sign the Memorandum of Understanding recently issued by MHCLG

Decisions:

Consideration was given to a report of the Cabinet Member for Economy and Communications / Director of Economy which sought approval to accept an offer of £17,080,457 from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) towards the Rochdale Riverside Phase 2 (Upperbanks) scheme in Rochdale town centre.

 

Alternatives considered

No alternatives were considered.

 

RESOLVED

1.    That the funding offer from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government be accepted.

2.    That the Chief Finance Officer be authorised to sign the Memorandum of Understanding.

 

Reason for resolution

To support delivery of the Rochdale Riverside Phase 2 (Upperbanks) scheme.

Report author: Gary Davies

Publication date: 29/07/2021

Date of decision: 29/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 29/06/2021 - Cabinet

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