{meta} Decision - East Philip Street, Walkden

Decision details

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Salford City Council - Record of Decision



I, Paul Dennett, City Mayor, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council’s constitution do hereby:


(1) Approve the proposal that the community be given a 12 month period to allow funding to be secured and site investigations to be undertaken so that clear proposals for land at East Philip Street, Salford, can be developed


(2) Instruct Urban Vision to progress agreement of terms with the community to give effect to the proposal as to the use/ maintenance of the site during the 12 month period, and


(3) Authorise the Shared Legal Service to, if appropriate, document the terms and to take all steps which are expedient to give effect to the above recommendations.


The Reasons are to give the community the opportunity to secure funding to carry out site investigations and develop proposals further.


Assessment of Risk is Low


The source of funding: N/A


Legal Advice obtained:  David Green, Head of Regeneration, Shared Legal Services


Financial Advice obtained:  Alex Archer, Finance Manager


The following documents have been used to assist the decision process:-

Report of the strategic director for Place submitted to the Property/Regeneration Briefing held on 29 October 2019 


Contact Officer: Angela Martens (Urban Vision)          

Tel No 0161 779 6077



This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member/Director

The appropriate scrutiny panel to call-in the decision is the Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.


Signed: Paul Dennett

City Mayor

Date 28 October 2019




*           This decision was published on Monday, 28 October 2019 .

*           This decision will come in force at 4.00 pm on Monday 4 November 2019  unless it is called-in in accordance with the Decision Making Process Rules.



Publication date: 28/10/2019

Date of decision: 28/10/2019

Decided at meeting: 28/10/2019 - Property / Regeneration Briefing

Effective from: 05/11/2019

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