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Update on Bigginswood Development

The report provides an update to Members regarding the current position of the Bigginswood site. Following the last Cabinet report in 2019 the report updates on the sale of the housing land as previously agreed and asks Members to consider a new offer made for the commercial element of the site. The report provides details of the Council’s successful bid to One Public Estate’s, Brownfield Sites Release Fund and outlines the forward programme for ecology, remediating the site, and putting in the associated infrastructure. Members are also asked to note that Officers will be publishing a tender for the remediation and infrastructure works in order to commence works as early as possible in 2022.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/10/2021

Exempt information notice

It is anticipated that this report will contain information which is exempt from publication and during discussion of this information the public may be excluded from the meeting. View the reasons for the exemption

Representations on exempt information

If you wish to make representations that the public should not be excluded from the meeting during discussion of this item, please email Committee Services at committee@folkestone-hythe.gov.uk, stating the reasons why you think the discussion should be held in public.

Decision due: November 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Property Management and Grounds Maintenance

Lead director: Director - Housing and Operations

Contact: Andy Blaszkowicz, Director of Housing and Operations Email: andy.blaszkowicz@folkestone-hythe.gov.uk.

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