But the apparent change of heart by the LHAT
was not convincing all the critics of the original sch eme.
It beggars belief that the council will grant planning permission for what is,effectively,a house with all basic facilities,on green space land, then sell that same land for pounds 1 to LHAT
,knowing the project, to cost a squandering pounds 370,000, will be dismantled after 10 years.
Community development manager of LHAT
Paul Kelly said: ``As our tenants are in tower blocks we have to consider the fact that they may be viewing the artwork from above.
I have since checked the information supplied by Mr Andrews and, indeed, LHAT
does intend to build 4-5 storey flats on the site of the old Olive Mount School on Childwall Road.
Senior Development Programme Manager Richard Tomkinson claims that the homeowning residents of Childwall Road, Thingwall Road and Mill Lane have no objections to these dwellings being built on their doorsteps.
Tom Clay, director of development and planning at LHAT
, said: "It is being demolished for several reasons.
This was supposed to be a result of quite a few meetings between local residents, council representatives and members of LHAT
- who promised a 'Flagship Site' to be proud of.