Manchester City Council chief executive Joanne Roney said Manchester should demand high development standards in all areas, hinting at changes to the planning process that would put a larger focus on carbon neutrality.
DeTrafford’s £94m Gallery Gardens and the first elements of the £1.4bn Mayfield are set for approval when Manchester's planning committee meets next week, alongside projects from One Manchester, Alumno and The Hut Group.
Manchester City Council has set out its latest extension to the First Street development framework, proposing a tower at Little Peter Street and a range of other developments at One City Road and the Premier Inn site at Medlock Road.
Schemes totalling more than 1,000 homes at Collyhurst, Angelgate and Addington Street will be included in the first phase of the £1bn Northern Gateway masterplan, subject to approval by Manchester City Council.
An application for an 11-storey affordable housing scheme between Manchester's Store Street and Ashton Canal is to be submitted in the coming weeks for a decision by May, developer Clarion said at a consultation event on Monday.