‘The site represents a great opportunity for Selby to leverage its unique locational advantages to create thousands of new rail-connected jobs.’
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‘We start from the principle the council should be delivering those homes itself.’
‘Bradford has a connectivity bottleneck, so if you can somehow unblock that, you could release a lot of potential.’
The streets were built in the 1870’s to house Welsh workers in the city but many of the Victorian properties have been derelict for decades.
‘The proposed HDV has shown how strongly opinions differ – inside and outside the council.’
‘We will be one of the first big regeneration schemes that will go to a ballot of residents.’
‘This project is one of many that will assist in enhancing the physical appearance and connecting members of the local community.’
The report says that because current rail connectivity in the city is so poor, a new centrally located station would ‘boost commuting capacity significantly.’
The plan will see Birmingham’s derelict Belmont Works, originally built in 1899, restored to its former glory as part of a major overhaul.
The announcement will be made at a major conference today which has been called to take stock of Mr Rotheram’s first year in the role.