Tag: birminghamcitycouncil

New regen chief for Birmingham announced THEBUSINESSDESK.COM

"THE man tasked with breathing life into Birmingham's regeneration has been appointed a year after the departure of Clive Dutton was revealed. Birmingham City Council leader Cllr Mike Whitby has announced that Mark Barrow, the current chief executive of Newcastle-under-Lyme…

Regal Tower Development – BrumCityCentre.com

I've a sneaking suspicion that we'll never see this building, but fine Planning Committee reporting from Geoff Caine about the decisions on this tallest of towers. Apparently this development would be within "BCC guidelines and policy for Birmingham’s future development."…

Save Birmingham City Council Conservation Department: Sign the Petition – Acocks Green Focus Group

Great concern has now been expressed by Birmingham’s conservationists at the 23rd February 2010 Council approved Budget plan to disband Birmingham City Council Conservation Department, in order to save £3050,000 a year. [link]

Council Chief Executive on Redundancies

Stephen Hughes sets out the Council position on the reported job losses, pay freezes and the like. Unfortunately, for me it assumes that the amount of Council Tax paid by people is the their biggest concern — ie that people…

Core Strategy – Birmingham City Council

One gets the feeling that there's something important going on here (as alerted yesterday to something that "is expected to happen in January 2010" from the city's 'consultation database') but I've read it over and over and can't really see…

mac re-opeining 1 May 2010 – BiNS PR

The Midland Arts Centre re-opens in a couple of months. I've heard about some of the stuff going on around that time already, and while I won't spoil the surprise it sounds like it'll be great. [link]

Paradise Circus – public info on development

A "public information exhibition on potential redevelopment options for Paradise Circus" at Paradise Forum Tuesday 9th February 2010 12pm – 7pm Wednesday 10th February 2010 7.30am – 2pm not to be confused with paradisecircus.com Paradise Forum ■ Birmingham B3 3HJ…