Issue details

"Kodak" Wealdstone Footbridge - Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) Process Initiation

To continue negotiations and seek to acquire third party land interests required for the construction of the Wealdstone Bridge by private treaty and to obtain approval to make a compulsory purchase order as a last resort where negotiations fail or are delayed.

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: 22/12/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  -

Category: Community;

Urgent: No;

Decision due: 24 January 2022 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, Leader

Lead director: Dipti Patel

Department: Community Directorate

Contact: Corporate Director, Community Email:, tel. 07731 591792.

Consultation process

Consultation with landowners and the public (via the ‘Commonplace’ website, ‘My Harrow’ newsletter and Wealdstone Action Group).  There are plans to hand out leaflets in Wealdstone and place some in the library and other public places. Local councillors have been consulted via email.


Agenda items


  • Agenda report and any related appendices