'We would encourage all local authorities to set up formal community support hubs in response to the enduring nature of this pandemic.'
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Paul Beaney, customer success director at DEF writes on the challenges facing local authority planning departments in the months to come.
'This is exactly what English cities need, and we hope that the UK government will learn from what is proposed in Scotland.'
‘We have to accept that because of COVID, the council will face rental income reductions.'
The building in Abington Street has been empty since 2018 when it was vacated by the retail chain, and since then no proposals have been put forward for it.
‘We can now begin to develop and deliver these key projects and start to create the thriving town centres local people and businesses deserve.'
'I expect it may feel a little bit later into the year than October, but it will be a matter of weeks, rather than months.’
'The development would support our efforts to double the size of the city centre, helping to boost the wider city economy by providing more jobs and opportunities.'
'We must continue to invest in this and other growth projects if we are to meet the council’s objectives of making Chesterfield a thriving borough.'
If given the green light, the programme will bring the council’s total commitment to new council home building up to £130m.