Decision details

Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) and Ball Court reinvestment - release of capital provision

Decision Maker: City Mayor (Individual Decision)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The to invest £600k of capital money towards the redevelopment of a number of multi-use game areas and ballcourt areas on sites across the city. The first phase of works will take place in 2022/23 and 2023/24.


Approve the addition of £615k to the Council’s capital programme for reinvestment in the Council’s Multi Use Games Area and Ball Court areas (3 sites), with £600k being released from a policy provision held for this purpose and £15k from s106 contributions.

Reasons for the decision:

To allow for the reinvestment programme to commence with immediate effect and to start project planning, development and initiation works.

Alternative options:

Sites have been identified and prioritised based on a number of criteria. Options to “do-nothing” have also been considered.

Publication date: 18/01/2023

Date of decision: 18/01/2023

Effective from: 26/01/2023

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