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Issue details

Proposal to offer a conditional 2 year lease extension to Spark:York for 17-21 Piccadilly

Purpose of Report: To set out a proposal to extend the existing short term lease of 17-21 Piccadilly to Spark:York for a further 2 years until the site is ready for redevelopment as part of the Castle Gateway regeneration.

The lease will be conditional upon compliance with the existing planning permission and also to the agreement of an extended planning permission by the Local Planning Authority.

The proposed lease extension will maintain the benefits of the existing lease to create footfall and economic vibrancy within the Castle Gateway area and continue to provide start up business development space for SMEs in the city centre until the site is ready for redevelopment.

The Executive Member will be asked to approve the conditional 2 year extension of the Spark:York lease.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Guildhall Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/01/2020

Decision due: 14/02/20 by Executive Member for Finance and Performance

Lead member: Executive Member for Finance and Performance

Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place

Department: Directorate of Economy and Place

Contact: Tracey Carter, Assistant Director-Regeneration and Asset Management Email: tracey.carter@york.gov.uk Tel No. 01904 553419.

Consultation process

All relevant members and officers will be consulted.

Making Representations: Please contact the report author.


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