Decision details

Authority to Spend - Acquisition and demolition of The Gate (Former Public House), Kentmere Avenue, Seacroft, LS14

Reference: D50255

Decision Maker: Director of Resources and Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Head of Council Housing Growth:
a) Authorised the lease acquisition expenditure set out in Confidential Appendix 1 .
b) Authorised the expenditure required to demolish the former public house building on the site detailed in Confidential Appendix 1.
c) Noted that these costs are to be funded from existing Council Housing Growth Programme unallocated budget (capital scheme 16692/000/000) - with the ultimate decision about funding mix for the scheme, including these costs, to be delegated to the Director of Resources and Housing.
d) Noted that a report is being submitted in parallel with this report to the Chief Officer, Asset Management and Regeneration to approve the lease acquisition terms.

Wards Affected: Killingbeck and Seacroft;

Contact: Liz Milne 0113 3785970 Email:

Publication date: 28/10/2019

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