BARNSLEY METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 SECTION 123(1), (2A)
PROPOSED DISPOSAL OF PUBLIC OPEN SPACE
Notice is given that Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council intends to dispose of
land known as part of Houghton Road Recreation Ground, Thurnscoe (“the Property”) which is an open space.
The proposed disposal is of a 25 year leasehold interest in the Property at a peppercorn rental to a local Community Interest Organisation for the purposes of creating a widely accessible plaza for public benefit including cafe and appropriate amenities.
Copies of the plan showing the property intended to be included in the disposal may be seen during normal office hours at Barnsley Library @ The Lightbox, 1 The Glass Works, Barnsley S70 1GW and online at www.barnsley.gov.uk/public-notices
Any objection to the proposed disposal must be made in writing to Garry Kirk or by email at the address and quoting the reference shown below, before 21st May 2021, and should fully state the grounds of the objection.
Dated: 16th April 2021
Service Director Legal and Solicitor to the Council
PO Box 634