Issue details

Birkdale Grove - Play Area Fence Consultation

Purpose of Report: The purpose of the report is to determine if the fence around the “play area” in Birkdale Grove green space should be removed. A public consultation involving the immediate streets adjacent to the green space voted in favour of its removal. During the consultation a number of representations were also received in favour if its retention. This report provides an opportunity for all views to be presented in a public forum.

The Executive Member will be asked to consider the content and officer recommendations as outlined in the report.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: Acomb Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 12/01/2022

Decision due: 09/02/22 by Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

Lead member: Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

Lead director: Corporate Director of Place

Department: Directorate of Place

Contact: Ben Grabham, Head of Environment Email:, Dave Meigh Email:

Consultation process

A public consultation has taken place of which details will be contained in the report.

Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.


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