Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Salford City Council - Record of Decision
Title: Disposal of Land at Liverpool Street and Kara Street, Langworthy
1. Approve the disposal of the subject site, namely land at Liverpool Street and Kara Street to Salix Homes on the provisionally agreed terms and conditions.
2. Approve the enhanced specification of the 17 units to be acquired by the City Council to meet Passivhaus “low carbon/low energy use” principles, noting that further information will be provided once the detailed costings have been determined.
3. Authorise the Shared Legal Service to complete all necessary documentation and to take all steps which are required to give effect to the above recommendations.
4. Note that discussions are taking place for Salford City Council to potentially acquire another 5 units within the scheme that will be reported separately.
The Reasons: To dispose of a surplus Council property and progress the regeneration of the Langworthy area.
The source of funding: Shared Ownership Affordable Housing Revenue Program and the Council’s Housing Revenue Account
The following documents have been used to assist the decision process:
Report submitted to Property and Regeneration Briefing on 11 May 2020
This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member/Strategic Director
The appropriate scrutiny panel(s) to call-in the decision are the Overview and Scrutiny Board or the Growth and Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.
Publication date: 12/05/2020
Date of decision: 11/05/2020
Decided at meeting: 11/05/2020 - Property / Regeneration Briefing
Effective from: 19/05/2020