Here you can find out progress on the project so far and key dates for the Southern Gateway. We will update this page regularly.

Southern gateway dates
DateActivityProgress
June / July 2019Ideas to be shown to the publicNot yet started
March 2019Select developerNot yet started
October 2018Invite to tenderUnderway

September 2018 

Conclude development brief.Underway
May 2018Lawyers appointedCompleted
March 2018Site assemblyOngoing
February 2018Soft market testCompleted
February 2018Further grant funding decision due.Completed. Unsuccessful.
December 2017Several technical studies commissioned:

Waste water treatment

 

Contamination

Services

Flooding

Topography

Archaeology

 

 

Completed. Follow-up study commissioned.

Completed

Completed 

Completed

Being refreshed.

Completed

 

December 2017Communications strategyCompleted
November 2017One Public Estate Grant decision due.Completed - received.
November 2017Funding bid to the Local Enterprise Partnership decision.Completed - successful.
November 2017Final version of the masterplan formally adopted by elected members at Full Council.Completed
September 2017Strategic landowners memorandum of understanding.Completed and signed.
August 2017Property consultants appointed.Completed - JLL appointed.
July - August 2017Public invited to comment as part of the draft masterplan consultationCompleted.