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Douglas Council leader backs plans for brownfield sites

Manx Development Corporation established to redevelop disused areas

A Tynwald plan to redevelop urban and brownfield sites in the Isle of Man has been backed by the leader of Douglas Council.

The Manx Development Corporation is being established to regenerate disused areas for commercial and residential use.

David Christian has strongly criticised brownfield sites in the past, insisting they are a blight on the capital.

He's praised this latest move and is waiting to see what involvement local authorities will have:

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