Smallbrook tower block could be higher
Developers behind the multi-million pound revamp of Birmingham’s Smallbrook Queensway have been told their proposed 26-storey residential block could be taller.
The plans to overhaul the 1960s-built Ringway Centre were welcomed by planning committee members during a preview briefing by developer Commercial Estates Group (CEG).
There was also support for the removal of the “horrendous” concrete link bridge over Hurst Street and construction of a major residential tower on the corner following demolition work.
Last month, the committee kick-started a review of the council’s 13-year-old... read more
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