'This is not just about restoring an iconic part of Birmingham’s history but is about preparing the city for its future development by creating new businesses and collaborations which will underpin growth in our region.'
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This plan sets out our joint commitment to keep the most vulnerable people safe during the winter and to make every effort to engage individuals with appropriate services to help them move away from sleeping on the streets for good.'
'Diversifying the workforce by including local contractors could represent a viable risk mitigation strategy and be beneficial to the local economy and stimulating further growth locally and city-wide.'
They say there are 14,587 chargeable spaces available which could generate £5.605m in its first year.
'Stories of homeless people being denied access to mainstream GP services were so far anecdotal which our study sadly validates as the truth.'
'This study reinforces the need to further expand and diversify specialist services available to the homeless population, particularly preventative services.'
The authority has been wracked with financial problems with some predicting that the Games could bankrupt them before they even reach the finish line.
The 12.27-hectare site could see 500 new homes, associated public open space and a new secondary school built.
The homes will form the first phase of the Icknield Port Loop scheme, a half mile canal loop within walking distance of the City Centre on a large brownfield site.
The plans include 756 new homes as well as about 10,000 sq ft of commercial space.