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Support Ritz Ballroom Asset of Community Value Application

Lead petitioner : Robert David Prew

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Status: Awaiting submission


I,the undersigned, would like to petition Birmingham City Council to:-
1) list the land at 2 York Road, Kings Heath, B14 2RZ (the former Ritz Ballroom site) as an Asset of Community Value under Section 88 of the Localism Act 2011
2) ensure that any re-development of the site incorporates the Birmingham Civic Society Music Heritage Plate awarded to commemorate the Ritz Ballroom and also the Kings Heath Walk of Fame pavement stars for Toyah Willcox, Trevor Burton and Tommy Godwin
3) actively assist and support the Ritz Arts Centre Trustees to develop an Arts Centre in Kings Heath containing a multi function performance space and a Pop History Museum

Background information

To ensure that the important musical legacy of the Ritz Ballroom is not lost in any re-development and a new Performing Arts Centre is created for a new generation

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