Issue details

Principal Towns Programme - Allocation of Funding to Goldthorpe, Darfield, Grimethorpe, Mapplewell and Stairfoot

that Principal Towns monies be allocated to the following areas:-


·         £272,000 towards resurfacing and provision of additional spaces to Whitworth Street Car Park, footway, signing/branding and shop front improvements to High Street in Goldthorpe

·         £42,000 with £5,000 of match funding from businesses towards resurfacing of Church car park and improvements to 5 shops in Darfield

·         £16,5000 towards improvements to existing planters, deep clean of High Street, Grimethorpe and new signage

·         £100,000 towards the creation of a car park on waste land at Spark Lane, Mapplewell

·         £52,450 with £5,310 of volunteer match funding towards new signage/information boards, improvements to existing wall and railings outside shops, improvements to gateways and park and a piece of art work in Stairfoot.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/01/2019

Decision due: 12 Dec 2018 by Cabinet Spokesperson Communities

Lead member: Cabinet Spokesperson Communities

Lead director: Executive Director Communities

Department: Communities Directorate