Demolitions, flood defences and a Brummie gem: Five things from Birmingham's planning committee
1. This ‘horrendous’ bridge can go Planning committee members asked for an informal view on the plans to revamp the Ringway Centre office block, were happy to see the Smallbrook Queensway Hurst Street link bridge demolished.
This piece of brutalist 1960s architecture should go ‘sooner rather than later’ said Cllr Gareth Moore (Cons, Erdington).
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2. 150 more homes will be protected from flooding The £4 million investment in flood defences is to be funded by the development of a student apartment block on the old Pebble Mill site.
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