Acomb Front Street
Purpose of Report: The report will set out the work undertaken to
date to consider improvement opportunities for Acomb Front Street,
including the public engagement outcomes, the investment committed
to date, and the proposed ideas and next steps in delivery.
The Executive will be asked to:-
- Consider the outcomes of the public engagement and emerging ideas on how to improve the public realm.
- Review the short and long term proposals for improvements to Front Street and the funding available to deliver these.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Decision Made
Wards affected: Acomb Ward; Westfield Ward;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/02/2022
Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;
Decision due: 21/04/22 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Economy and Strategic Planning, Executive Member for Finance and Performance
Lead director: Corporate Director of Place
Department: Directorate of Place
Public consultation was undertaken in spring/summer 2021 a summary of which is contained in the report. The engagement feedback has been used to directly shape the emerging ideas proposed by the consultants.
Should any of the larger scale proposals be taken forward, further consultation with the public and businesses on Front Street would be undertaken as part of the feasibility and design stage.
Equality Impact Assessment Completed?: EIA will be considered as part of the report.
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