As part of its Defence Estate Optimisation programme, and the “Better Defence Estate” strategy, the MoD announced in November 2016 that both of the barracks sites in Ripon, Claro Barracks and Deverell Barracks, will be vacated and used for development.
Following concerns raised by NYCC regarding Kex Gill funding changes, Mr Smith wrote to the Secretary of State for Transport. The Secretary of State confirmed that funding is available for this scheme, should it complete all the remaining approval steps.
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