Jon Sawyer has been named as Manchester City Council’s new Director of Housing and Residential Growth.
A progress report to the Council’s Executive, which meets on 7 March, charts the transformation of West Gorton over the last nine years and looks to its future including plans for a new community park
The Northern Gateway programme will deliver around 15,000 homes across North Manchester with the first phase of mixed-tenure homes – including social housing - transforming the Collyhurst community.
Chorlton residents will have their say on new housing and development in the neighbourhood as part of a major consultation beginning in October.
A brand new home is in the frame for the long-standing and much celebrated fine artists' studio, Rogue Studios - a move that will see their artists literally go back to school.
A proposal to bring a health and community hub to the heart of Gorton where people can access a range of services all in one place will be heard by Manchester City Council’s Executive next week.
Speedway is set to return to the National Speedway Stadium in time for the 2017 British Speedway Premiership as a new consortia has been agreed to secure the future of the historic Aces club.
The Bishop of Manchester, David Walker, has led a ceremony to bless the historic St Peter’s Square cross, as the square’s transformation celebrates its final phase.
Schemes to create homes that are affordable for Manchester people have been granted more than £45million the City Council can now confirm.
Planning permission granted, funding confirmed, and operator announced.
Grants of £2m each have been awarded to create two new technology business hubs in Manchester – with a goal of creating and sustaining 2,000 jobs over the next decade.
The City Council’s Executive has approved £5.3m funding from its capital budget to refurbish One Central Park, at Central Park business park, creating a new hub for digital and creative businesses.
Manchester City Council has been shortlisted for the UK Housing Awards 2016 in the Outstanding Local Authority of the Year category.
Manchester Life Development Company has appointed a world leading professional team for Phase One and held its first community event.
Construction has started at the Belle Vue Sports Village that will transform another part east Manchester into an internationally recognised destination for sport.
Central Government has given the crucial go-ahead for a massive regeneration project for Brunswick, moving forward a £113 million plan that will transform the inner city neighbourhood.