Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Exempt report of the Corporate Director (Resources, Environment and Cultural Services) relating to the procurement of a development partner for 1 and 3-9 Town Centre, Hatfield and Link Drive.
(1) The Decision Taken
That the Cabinet, in accordance with the unanimous recommendation of the Cross Party Hatfield Town Centre Regeneration Board, approve the award of contracts for the mixed use development at 1&3-9 Town Centre (Lot 1) and residential development at Link Drive car park (Lot 2) to Lovell Partnerships Limited.
(2) Reasons for the Decision
Homes England funding of £4.4million had been obtained and had to be spent by March 2021 to be retained.
The result of the evaluation process was that Lovell Partnerships Limited, part of the Morgan Sindall Group, scored the highest for both lots.
The Member Regeneration Board unanimously recommended to the Cabinet that the contract for both lots be granted to Lovell Partnerships Limited.
(Note: Councillor D.Bell declared an interest in this item – Minute 112 refers).
Report author: Rachael Walsh, Andrew Harper
Publication date: 13/03/2020
Date of decision: 10/03/2020
Decided at meeting: 10/03/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 20/03/2020