Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Highways, Travel and Environment
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Reason for the Decision
For Welbeck to release their option on the property they requested that the Council enter into a works agreement so that if for any reason the council are unable to complete the highway improvement scheme at the junction of The Old Manse that they can step in and complete it as the development requires this junction to be improved.
Alternative Options considered and rejected
The funding for the property acquisition and junction improvement scheme is part of the Dorset LEP grant from the Government’s Growth Deal.
Agreement to enter into a works agreement with Welbeck, the developer, relating to the purchase of The Old Manse and the junction improvement scheme at the B3081 Shaftesbury Road/B3092 New Road junction.
Publication date: 24/07/2020
Date of decision: 16/07/2020