Campaigning for environmental and social justice in Brent and beyond
Thursday, 25 October 2012
Tenders sought for £50m plus South Kilburn contract
Brent Council is looking to select a partner to deliver the redevelopment
of 'Site 11b', which sits within the South Kilburn masterplan area.The contract will be worth £50m to £60m
masterplan proposes the removal of many of the existing tower blocks,
replacing them with 2,400 medium-rise flats. .
Brent Council said that its expectation is for 'exemplar, award winning
high quality developments in South Kilburn'. For Site 11b, the council
has secured outline planning permission. It will grant a long leasehold
for the demolition of existing structures on site and erection of new
mixed use development comprising of up to 144 residential units and up
to 480m2 of commercial floor space.