- Compulsory purchase orders to secure ownership of the last few buildings are now complete.
- Legal measures to facilitate demolition of the buildings should be in place by February/March.
- Demolition will take around 10 weeks and will commence as soon as the disconnection of utilities is complete.
- Planning permission to landscape the area has been granted and this will take around four weeks post demolition.
30 Oct 2016
End in sight for derelict buildings by Birkenhead library?
For quite some time I have been pressing for action on the long-standing eye sore buildings by Birkenhead Library on Borough Road. I met again with council officers recently for an update. As a result I can report: