Decision details

Match funding for the “LJ Works” affordable workspace project

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council (Planning, Investment and New Homes)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Decision to approve additional funds to complete the construction of the LJ Works affordable workspace project, deliver a public route through the site and implement a programme of business training for Loughborough Estate and Angell Town Estates prior to opening.

Decision:

1.         To approve the investment of a maximum of £1.2 million additional capital from Community Infrastructure Levy to complete the LJ Works affordable workspace scheme and meet the Council’s contractual requirements with the GLA.

 

2.         To approve the variation of the LJ Works construction contract with H A Marks by up to £600,000 (with the actual value and breakdown stated in Part II) and until April 2021, which includes a 12 month defects period and a contingency, to complete Phases 1 and 2.

 

3.         To allocate £9,417 of revenue funding from Brixton Creative Enterprise Zone funds to deliver a programme of business support aimed at Loughborough Estate, Angell Town Estate, and Milkwood Estate residents.

 

Publication date: 04/03/2020

Date of decision: 12/03/2020

Effective from: 20/03/2020

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