Decision details

Easement for electricity cables in land (public open space) at Mabels Furlong Ledbury

Decision Maker: Acting Head of Property

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

1. The land which is designated as public open space at Mabels Furlong Ledbury is owned by the council who have been approached by Last Mile Electricity Ltd, a statutory undertaker under the Electricity Act 1989 to grant consent for the laying of electricity cables in connection with new housing in the vicinity
2. The terms agreed provide for payment of a consideration of £5,000, all works will be carried out in compliance with all necessary statutory approvals, any damage caused during construction and future maintenance will be fully reinstated to the council’s satisfaction and the council’s fees in the matter will be paid.
3. The grant of the easement has been advertised in line with statutory requirements for the disposal of legal interests in public open space and the deed of easement will be reviewed and agreed by the legal team to ensure that the council’s position is fully protected


Contact: Sarah Jowett, Strategic Assets Delivery Director Email: Sarah.Jowett@herefordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01432 383302.

Publication date: 28/07/2022

Date of decision: 22/07/2022

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