Decision details

Sale of Land at Arrowe Park Road, Upton

Decision Maker: Policy and Resources Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


This report seeks approval to amending a plan attached to an earlier decision to sell land at Arrowe Park Road, Upton.


Resolved (14:2) - That:


(1)  the public open space land edged red on the attached amended plan set out as Appendix 2 to this report at Arrowe Park Road, Upton (“the Site”), be declared surplus to Council requirements;


(2)  the Director of Regeneration and Place be authorised to agree a sale of the Site to Lidl GB Ltd. at £820,000 plus fees;


(3)  the Site is appropriated from primarily residential use to planning purposes pursuant to Section 122 of the Local Government Act (LGA) 1972, and disposed of provided no objections are made;


(4)  if the Site is appropriated as recommended that the Council will advertise the sale of the public open space as required by law;


(5)  any objections to the appropriation and/or disposal be considered and determined by the Director of Regeneration and Place, in consultation with the Chair of Policy and Resources Committee.


(6) the Assistant Chief Executive report back to this Committee with a recommendation on a small amount of the capital receipts from this sale being ringfenced to support local projects in the area.









Report author: Steve McMorran

Publication date: 09/10/2020

Date of decision: 07/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 07/10/2020 - Policy and Resources Committee

Effective from: 15/10/2020

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