Friday, January 11, 2019
NEW JOBS EXPECTED IN BRIGG AFTER EXPANSION APPROVED
A Brigg care home has been given the go ahead to expand by adding extra accommodation. And the scheme is expected to mean the creation of 10 new jobs.
Abbey Village, located near the Monument where Wrawby Street meets Wrawby Road, has been granted planning approval to add nine sheltered accommodation units and warden's flat, add an extension to the front of building to provide nine additional bedrooms and provide a turning area. That adds up to 19 new rooms.
North Lincolnshire Council approved the application, which should mean the number of full-time jobs at Abbey Village will eventually rise from 39 to 49.
A council assessment of the application said: "Given the single-storey scale of the proposed development the proposals are not considered to result in loss of residential amenity to either neighbouring land uses or to the existing dwellings located on the site."
Meanwhile, Quinton and Kaines, of Enterprise Court on Brigg's Ancholme Business Park, have been granted permission to install an electrical substation and building