Decision details

Decision Maker: Corporate Director (Operational Services)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Persistent vandalism at this location has made the play area unsafe for use by children.
The level of vandalism has been such that it is no longer economic to continue to provide a children's play area at this location.
No report. Discussion with local ward members and Portfolio Holder.


To close the children's play area at Knox Road, Clacton-on-Sea

Alternative options considered:

Option 1 - The Council is considering the introduction of the play equipment for younger children close to or in this location while it also considers other uses for the wider Knox Road playing field, the land upon which the current children's play area is situated.

Publication date: 04/09/2019

Date of decision: 28/08/2019

Effective from:

Current call-in Count: 0