Decision details

Authority to award stage two contract for the redevelopment of Knowles House London NW10 3UN

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To award a building contract for the redevelopment of Knowles House, Longstone Avenue, NW10 3UN

 

Please note: this decision was originally scheduled to made by the Strategic Director of Resources.

 

Reason for deferring this decision to Cabinet meeting in February: To allow officers to report changes since previous Cabinet approval.

 

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

i)     Cabinet provided approval to trigger the entry into the contract for Stage Two of the Two Stage design and build contract for the redevelopment of Knowles House to Wates Residential Ltd.

 

ii)    Cabinet noted the budget for the redevelopment of Knowles House as set out in Appendix 2 to the report from the Strategic Director of Resources.

 

iii)   Cabinet noted that the redevelopment of this site would reduce the number of people in unsuitable temporary accommodation in Brent.

Reason Key: Signficant expenditure/savings > 30% of budget for the function in question;

Wards Affected: Kensal Green;

Contact: Gordon Cooper, Project Manager, Property Email: gordon.cooper@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 1739.

Report author: Gordon Cooper

Publication date: 12/02/2019

Date of decision: 11/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 11/02/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 19/02/2019

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