Murray Park is located on the eastern side of Ipswich. The Park presently has a disused subsiding hard-standing area formerly used as tennis courts. Some existing playground facilities currently exist within the Park.
The project includes for creating a new tennis court and MUGA. Also for returning the disused tennis court area to parkland that is enclosed by timber fencing and incorporated timber gates.
The project is funded from a mix of Council and external funding including both capital and revenue contributions. In total the Council is making a £34,000 contribution to this project from its revenue budgets with capital funding coming from Section 106 agreements and from BIFFA.
Decision: To approve the appointment of a main contractor for the works.
Reason: To undertake the construction of a new tennis court and new MUGA plus reinstatement of the disused tennis court area back to parkland in Murray Road, Ipswich. This work has already been awarded a Lawful Development Certificate IP15/01045/CLD dated 16/11/2015.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: Priory Heath;
Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/03/2016
Decision due: 29 Feb 2016 by Officer Decision
Internal consultees: The Building Design Services Operations Manager as well as Parks and Cemeteries and Legal and Procurement officers were consulted regarding the works.