Croydon Westfield proposals pass final hurdle as council approves CPO usage

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Croydon Council has agreed the use of compulsory purchase order (CPO) powers to acquire the remaining land and interests needed to proceed with the delivery of the new £1.4bn redevelopment of the Croydon retail town centre being created by Unbail-Rodamco-Westfield and Hammerson.

The decision was welcomed by the Croydon Partnership, the joint venture between Unbail-Rodamco-Westfield and Hammerson, the private sector partner on the development and comes a week after the duo secured John Lewis and Waitrose as anchor tenant for the scheme.

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