Issue details

Devolution of open spaces to Town and Parish Councils

For Cabinet to note progress on devolution of open spaces and consider agreeing to enter into a lease/management agreement for Riverside Country Park with Newhaven Town Council, amending the existing boundary of Lewes Road Recreation ground and devolving: Lewes Road Recreation Ground to Newhaven Town Council, Hollycroft Field to East Chiltington Parish Council, and part of Mountfield Road not held in Trust to Lewes Town Council.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/02/2019

Decision due: 27 Mar 2019 by Lewes District Council Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Tony Nicholson, Cabinet Member for Customers and Partners

Lead director: Director of Regeneration and Planning

Department: Regeneration and Planning

Contact: Mark Langridge Kemp, Head of Property, Delivery and Compliance Email: Tel: 07900 057102.

Consultation process

Devolution Committee – 14 January 2019

Making Representations: None


Agenda items


  • Report