Hartlepool council plan to lease out land for new civil engineering academy

Council bosses are looking to lease out 12 acres of its land for a new civil engineering academy in the town. Hartlepool Borough Council finance and policy committee is to decide on plans to lease the land to the east side of Brenda Road to Seymour Civil Engineering for the new academy.
In 2016, the council was approached by Hartlepool College of Further Education and Seymour Civil Engineering with a view to finding a suitable site for a civil engineering academy. It would provide training in excavation, pipe laying and related skills such as site setting out and construction and plant demonstrations, as well as storage space. A lease has been outlined for the site with Seymour and council officers have recommended the plans are given the go-ahead.

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