Issue details

"Kodak" Wealdstone Footbridge - Land assembly and Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO)

To obtain Cabinet approval to enter into agreements and undertakings to acquire through negotiation with the owners or persons with any legal interest in the non-Council owned land at the development site (“the Land”) which is required to construct the Kodak footbridge and if attempts to secure the land and rights required for the construction of the Kodak footbridge through negotiations fail or are being delayed, to carry out work in preparation for the making of a CPO. Also pursuing procurement options and seek Cabinet approvals as required.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Revenue Expenditure > £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards/Areas affected: (All Wards/Areas);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/10/2021

Category: Community;

Urgent: No;

Decision due: 18 November 2021 by Cabinet

Lead Member: Councillor Graham Henson; Councillor Natasha Proctor; Councillor Varsha Parmar

Lead member: Environment and Climate Change Portfolio Holder, Finance & Resources Portfolio Holder, Strategy, Regeneration, Partnerships and Devolution Portfolio Holder

Lead director: Michael Butler

Department: Community Directorate

Contact: Director of Environment Email:, tel. 07731 591792.

Consultation process

Ward councillors; Landowners; Public via the ‘Commonplace’ website, ‘My Harrow’ newsletter and Wealdstone Action Group. There are also plans to hand out leaflets in Wealdstone and place some in the library and other public places.


Agenda items


  • Agenda report and any related appendices