Decision details

Woodlands Site

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Councillor Aidy Riggott declared a personal interest in this item, given his Cabinet position at Lancashire County Council. 


The Executive Leader, Councillor Alistair Bradley presented the confidential report of the Deputy Chief Executive.  The reasons for the decision and aspirations were presented.  Members noted the proposed timescales and risks relating to the decision. 


Members noted the all member briefing with officers the previous week on this topic. 


The Leader of the Opposition, Councillor Alan Cullens, raised several queries, including the amount of borrowing, and received advice from the Monitoring Officer in relation to the legal position. 


The Executive Leader, Councillor Alistair Bradley proposed and the Deputy Leader, Councillor Peter Wilson seconded, and it was Resolved (35:4:1)

To approve the recommendations set out in the tabled resolution. 

Report author: Adam Nickson

Publication date: 23/11/2023

Date of decision: 21/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 21/11/2023 - Council

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