Decision details

Indoor Arena

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

In order to progress the Indoor Arena approval is required to acquire the appropriate land interest to support the development.

 

Decision:

RESOLVED: that

 

i)       the preliminary due diligence set out in the appendices to this report undertaken since the last report presented to Cabinet on the Indoor Arena in November 2018 be noted

 

ii)      authority be delegated to the Director of Economic Development in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Investment and Development, the Section 151 Officer and the Monitoring Officer to enter into the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) attached at Confidential Appendix 4 relating to the acquisition of the Red Dragon Centre site and to report back to Cabinet before any legal agreements are entered into.

 

iii)     Authority be delegated to the Director of Economic Development in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Investment and Development, the Section 151 Officer and the Monitoring Officer to deal with all aspects of the procurement of a developer/operator consortium for delivery of the new Indoor Arena subject to the approval of the preferred bidder by Cabinet at a later meeting. 

 

iv)     authority be delegated to the Section 151 Officer and the Monitoring Officer to commission an independent review of the Full Business Case, including the implications of any land assembly requirements, to be presented back to Cabinet as part of its consideration of the Full Business Case in due course. 

 

Publication date: 12/07/2019

Date of decision: 11/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/07/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 24/07/2019

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