Issue details

Gateshead Quays/Baltic Quarter Link Road

To update Cabinet on anticipated funding offer of £5 million from the Getting Building Fund, via the NELEP, to the Council to assist in the delivery of a new link road through Baltic Quarter, and to seek approval for delegated authority to enter into a funding agreement with the NELEP for the aforementioned allocation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/11/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully exempt  - View reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
This matter is considered to be commercially confidential and contains exempt information, as detailed below:

1. The report will contain “exempt” information which falls
within paragraph 3 of part 1 of schedule 12A to the Local
Government Act 1972 (“Information relating to the financial
or business affairs of any particular person (including the
authority holding the information)”;
2. "In relation to the “exempt” information, it has been determined that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information because disclosure would adversely impact the authority’s ability to manage its commercial financial and business affairs."

Decision due: 15 Dec 2020 by Cabinet

Contact: Gareth Powell, Development & Infrastructure Lead Email: GarethPowell@Gateshead.Gov.UK Tel: 0191 433 3316.

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