Bradford-Shipley Canal Road Corridor
Bradford City is seeking masterplanners to work on a £250,000 regeneration plan for a 5km stretch of canal-side land
The Bradford-Shipley Canal Road Corridor will feature a series of mixed-use sustainable neighbourhoods with infrastructure improvements and possible reinstatement of the Bradford Canal.
Experienced masterplanners are required to produce an evidence-driven scheme and anticipate the requirements of an Area Action Plan, yet to be drawn up.
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The deadline for receipt of tenders or requests to participate is 4 June.
Client contact details:
City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Department for Regeneration, 4th Floor, Olicana House Chapel Street
Contact: Simon Woodhurst
BD1 5RE Bradford
Tel. +44 1274433789
The Bradford-Shipley Canal Road Corridor is The City of Bradford Metroplitan District Council’s (the Council) fourth urban regeneration priority alongside the City Centre, Airedale and Manningham which are currently underway. This is an ambitious, evolving plan to comprehensively regenerate a five kilometer corridor between Bradford City Centre and Shipley Town Centre to create a series of sustainable neighbourhoods with high quality mixed use projects being delivered alongside strategic infrastructure improvements, including the possible reinstatement of the Bradford Canal.
The scale and challenges of the project, necessitates the preparation and adoption of an Area Action Plan (AAP) to provide a statutory planning policy platform to enable the project’s delivery, and to achieve this, the AAP is to be informed and shaped by an evidence-driven Masterplan and delivery strategy. The Masterplan will anticipate the requirements of the AAP, and it its final stages will be progressed alongside the Issues and Options and Preferred Options stages of the formal AAP.
The Council is seeking to appoint specialist consultants with a proven track record and experience in producing deliverable Masterplans and Area Action Plans to assist in taking this project forward. Details of the requirements required for the area are within the tender documents which are available via the regional tendering website http://scms.alito.co.uk. The details of how to access the documents are contained within section VI.3 of this contract notice below. The contract values quoted are indicative only as the council can not guarantee the levels of work that may be required under this contract.