Decision details

Mayor's Challenge Fund Financial Approvals

Decision Maker: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


1.That the agreed Mayor’s Challenge Fund (MCF) delivery priorities across GM and the prioritised first phase for the programme, as set out in Appendix 1 of the report, be noted.


2.  That the release of up to £2.74 million of development cost funding for the 3 MCF schemes, as set out in section 2 of the report, be approved.


3.  That the release of up to £2.1 million MCF funding for Wigan’s Victoria Street and ‘Road to Wigan Pier’ schemes be approved, in order to secure full approval and enable the signing of a delivery agreement, as set out in section 3 of the report.

Publication date: 30/03/2021

Date of decision: 26/03/2021

Decided at meeting: 26/03/2021 - Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Effective from: 06/04/2021

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