Decision details

Asset Acquisition in Chorley Town Centre

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Councillor Aidy Riggott declared a personal interest as a Cabinet member at Lancashire County Council. 


The Executive Leader, Councillor Alistair Bradley presented the confidential report of the Chief Executive. 


In response to a query from the Leader of the Opposition, Councillor Alan Cullens, queried Councillor Bradley confirmed a condition survey had been undertaken and not that the building was not complex in design.  Risks associated with the proposals had been considered.


The Executive Leader, Councillor Alistair Bradley proposed and the Deputy Leader, Councillor Peter Wilson seconded, and it was Resolved (by majority 35:3:1)

1.      To approve the transfer of Chorley Bus Station and its associated staffing and operation from Lancashire County Council to Chorley Council.

To delegate to the Director of Governance, in consultation with the Executive Member for Resources, the authority to finalise and agree the heads of terms for the transfer.

Report author: Alan Coar

Publication date: 24/07/2023

Date of decision: 18/07/2023

Decided at meeting: 18/07/2023 - Council

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