In consultations to date, I would guarantee they haven't consulted anybody about the possibility of the compulsory purchase
of people's homes from under them.
UNHAPPY Mustafa Behic, outside his kebab and pizza shop, which has been bought under a compulsory purchase
More recently there was further controversy in relation to the already controversial Trump development in Aberdeenshire where it appeared that a request might be made for the Council to exercise compulsory purchase
powers to acquire land to facilitate the development to be carried out by the Trump Organisation.
The Highland resident spoke out after Aberdeenshire councillors decided not to rule out compulsory purchase
orders being used to evict landowners on the estate to make way for the tycoon's planned pounds 1billion golf resort.
According to the Law Commission, in its recently published Final Report on Compulsory Purchase
Order (CPO) procedure, (1) the current law is 'difficult to locate, complicated to decipher and elusive to apply'.
He urged the Government to consider requisitioning or using compulsory purchase
orders for flats that are deliberately kept vacant, in a process known as land-banking.
LANDOWNERS along a busy road into Liverpool city centre have been warned their properties could face compulsory purchase
in a PS22m road widening scheme.
The city's housing and propery departments want to use the compulsory purchase
powers to help the city meet its target of building 89,000 new homes by 2031.
Where owners do not cooperate the council can take out a compulsory purchase
MANY farmers and landowners throughout the region are facing compulsory purchase
orders as the region's road networks are improved and expanded - in particular those alongside the A1 in Northumberland.
THE compulsory purchase
of a controversial abattoir in Boosbeck would cost a local authority PS4m, it has been revealed.