- 2600 new homes
- 2000 jobs
- £68.7m investment (LGF ask - £4.3m).
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- Redeveloping a town centre hit by under-investment and the rise of Lakeside to support business, shopping and socialising
- With the £3.5m South Essex College campus due to open in September, the council is working with Network Rail to redevelop the station and create a £15m underpass scheme
- It is hoped the former magistrates’ court will become a business centre and buildings such as the art deco State Cinema brought back into use.