Decision details

Brent Cross Cricklewood - Quarterly Update

Decision Maker: Assets, Regeneration and Growth Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


To receive a quarterly update on the Brent Cross Cricklewood Programme, and take such decisions as are required. 


To note any decisions of the Brent Cross South Shareholder Board and provide an update on community engagement.


The Committee requested a briefing on the legal requirements relating to step-free access at the new Brent Cross South station.


Following consideration of the item, the Chairman moved to the vote.  The votes were recorded as follows:


For               6

Against         4

Abstain         0


RESOLVED that the Committee:


1)        Approves that the council continues to progress the revised delivery strategy with BXN and BXS to enable BXS and the station project to be delivered ahead of BXN, and authorises the Deputy Chief Executive in consultation with the Chairman of the Committee to finalise the revised delivery strategy and agree the detail of the consequential changes required to a) the Brent Cross Property Development Agreement and Co-operation Agreement, CPO indemnity agreement and Grant Agreement and associated commercial documentation; and b) the BXS Project Agreement and required and associated legal documentation.


2)        Notes progress on agreeing an alternative funding strategy with HMG for the station works as explained in paragraphs 1.15.


3)        Notes the Station Works Procurement Strategy approved by the Committee on 24 April 2017 is being reviewed as set out in paragraphs 1.27 and that the final strategy will be reported to Policy and Resources Committee for approval.


4)        Approves that the council enters into the Implementation Agreement with Network Rail to deliver the sidings and rail systems subject to the funding strategy being approved by Full Council on 18 December following consideration by Policy and Resources Committee on 11 December; and delegate authority to the Deputy Chief Executive in consultation with the Chairman of this Committee and the Chairman of Policy and Resources Committee to finalise the terms and enter into the Implementation Agreement with Network Rail.


Publication date: 12/12/2018

Date of decision: 27/11/2018

Decided at meeting: 27/11/2018 - Assets, Regeneration and Growth Committee

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