Town and Country Planning

TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990The City of Manchester2004-10-142005-11-04M14BE-2.23898653.480452M1 4BETSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211,

Government Office for the North West


The Secretary of State for Transport hereby gives notice that, on the application of Faber Maunsell Ltd, he proposes to make an Order under section 247 of the above Act which will authorise the proposed stopping-up of part of Burton Street, Manchester M40. If the Order is made, the stopping-up will be authorised only in order to enable the development described in the schedule to this notice to be carried out in accordance with the planning permission granted to Urban Splash by Manchester City Council on 14 October 2004, under Ref 072057/FO/2004/N1. Copies of the draft Order and relevant plan may be inspected at all reasonable hours during the 28 days commencing on 4 November 2005, at the Town Hall, Manchester and may be obtained free of charge from the Government Office for the North West (Planning Casework) (quoting Ref GO/TNW 5082/35/1/136), at the address stated below. Anyone may object to the making of the proposed Order but the objection must be received by the end of the 28 day objection period mentioned above. Objections should be made in writing, quoting the above reference, to the Secretary of State at the Government Office for the North West (Transport & Planning), City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester M1 4BE, or by e-mailing Please bear in mind that any objections received will be passed to the applicant and other people affected by it, and those persons may contact the objector regarding the issues raised. The substance of the objection should relate to the loss of public right of way and not the merits of development taking place. General enquiries relating to this notice may be made in writing to Deborah Linney at the Government Office for the North West at the address stated above, by telephoning 0161 952 4234 or by e-mailing M Forbes, an Official in the Government Office for the North West Schedule The stopping-up is to enable the refurbishment of existing tower block including elevational alterations, associated landscaping works and boundary treatment and the provision of 60 car parking spaces.