Published: 25th Nov 2020

Worthing Borough Council has revealed it is looking for a developer to transform a car park site into new homes and retail space. The Grafton multi-storey car park (pictured) is coming to the end of its natural life and has been earmarked by the local authority for demolition. It is set to be replaced by new homes as part of a long-term policy to help revive the town centre economy. Now councillors are set to back a proposal to bring in a major developer to work in conjunction with the council to deliver the plan. Members of the council’s joint strategic committee (JSC) are meeting next week to support the appointment of a development partner to work alongside the council. A similar arrangement saw leading major project developer LCR join with the authority to develop a homes, retail and cinema plan for Union Place which is now making good progress. … (To read the full article, subscribe below)