Issue details

OD/19/120 Pond Hall Farm Disposal

This decision recommends the disposal of farm buildings and 9 acres of land, with the remainder providing an extension to Orwell Country Park and for ecological enhancements, as set out in the Executive report published on 24 March 2020, reference E/19/68.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Gainsborough;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Appendix 2 of the report is restricted as it contains commercially sensitive information relating to this transaction.

Decision due: 24 Mar 2020 by Officer Decision

Lead member: Leader of the Council: Property & Development

Contact: Stuart McDonald Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

For Executive report:

Leader of the Council

Chief Executive

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Development

Legal Services

Financial Services


For Officer Decision:

Consultation has taken place with the Leader and the two Opposition Group Leaders. The Leader supported the proposal and the Leader of the Liberal Democrat replied and didn’t object. No comments were received from the Leader of the Conservative Group.


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