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Acquisition of property at Westgate, Rotherham

On 28th March 2022 Cabinet agreed the following recommendations:


1.             That Cabinet authorise the acquisition of the Freehold and Leasehold interests in the land and properties shown edged red for identification purposes only on the plans at Appendix 1.


2.             That the Assistant Director for Planning, Regeneration and Transport be authorised to negotiate the acquisition by agreement of the property interests at Appendix 1, in consultation with the Council’s Section 151 Officer and the Cabinet Member for Jobs and the Local Economy, and the Assistant Director of Legal Services be authorised to complete the necessary transactions.


An agreement to acquire a property at Westgate has now been reached and this report will exercise the delegation to agree Heads of Terms and complete the land transaction.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Boston Castle;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/01/2024

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Open/Exempt: Exempt;

Decision due: March 2024 by Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment

Lead director: Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment

Department: Regeneration and Environment

Contact: Lorna Vertigan, Strategic Regeneration Manager Email:


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