Jimmy's Night Shelter Assessment Centre

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Dear Cambridge City Council,

I note that in March 2008 Jimmy's Night Shelter in Cambridge was awarded a £3m grant from the Department for Communities and Local Government(1). As I understand it one of the things this was to be used for, in conjunction with funds from the council, was to create a 20 bed "assessment centre" for homeless people.

Could you please release details of the current status of this project including the latest timeline for its completion.

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Richard Taylor
Cambridge
http://www.rtaylor.co.uk

1.http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cambr...

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Catrina Neville, Cambridge City Council

Dear Mr Taylor

Thank you for your request under FOI. I am forwarding it to David
Greening, Housing Options and Homeless Manager to consider your request
and in accordance with the Act you should receive a response by 10
November 2011.

Kind regards
FOI Co-ordinator

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David Greening, Cambridge City Council

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Dear Richard

Please see attached response to your FoI request.

Best wishes

David

David Greening
Housing Options and Homeless Manager
Cambridge City Council
Hobson House
44 St Andrews St
Cambridge CB2 3AS
01223 457997 (o)
email: [email address]

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The response states:

"The project is progressing well both in terms of the shaping of the new service and the building programme on site. The contract start date for the building project was 18th April 2011 and the completion date is currently estimated at 8th May 2012."