Decision details

Rochdale Riverside Retail & Leisure Update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


to update members on the Rochdale Riverside retail & leisure scheme


Consideration was given to a report of the Cabinet Member for Economy and Communications / Director of Economy updating Members on the Rochdale Riverside retail & leisure scheme (Rochdale Riverside) following its opening in April 2020, with a specific focus on the regeneration benefits and outcomes of the scheme.


Alternatives considered

No alternatives were considered.



1.    That it be noted the Chief Executive, Chief Finance Officer, Director of Economy and the Leader of the Council, Portfolio Holders for Finance and Corporate, and Economy & Communications; will undertake a review of accounting options for additional business rates income in relation to major regeneration schemes in the borough.


Reason for resolution

Updating Cabinet Members on the regeneration benefits resulting from the opening of the Rochdale Riverside retail & leisure scheme is a requirement of previous resolutions of Cabinet.

Report author: Gary Davies

Publication date: 29/07/2021

Date of decision: 27/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 27/07/2021 - Cabinet

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