Meeting documents

Cabinet (SBC)
Thursday 9 October 2008


  1. To seek authority for the Council to acquire the former B. May Paint and Wallpaper Store at 9 High West Cornforth.


  1. To bring a currently derelict property back into productive use. Utilising funding from Local Authority Business Growth Initiative (LABGI) to purchase the building and Local Enterprise Growth Initiative (LEGI) to demolish and re-develop the site to provide enterprise workspace and training opportunities.  It is envisaged that this will be managed through the Voluntary and Community Sector and could be transferred as a community asset at an appropriate time in the future.

Decision Type: Non-Key

Decision Status: Abandoned

Department: Social Regeneration and Partnership

Decision By: Cabinet

Decision Due: October 2008

Contact: Andrew Palmer, Assistant Chief Executive. Email:

Consultation Process



Significant consultation has already taken place as part of the community appraisal process.


Local communities, voluntary organisations and enterprise coaches


  • Report and Bat and Barn Owl Survey January 2008