Works to create a new access road off Tipton Road have already started. Around 600 parking spaces will be created with space for coaches. The application also outline proposals to build a visitors hub.
facilitating the development and regeneration of Dudley town centre as a centre for entertainment, leisure and recreation."
The report added: "The proposals would form the first phase of a wider project to develop the site in a way that would assist in the development of the visitor economy of the borough and in particular an expansion in visitor numbers Adidas Neo Courtset Sneaker Grey
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A report to Monday's planning committee said the project would contribute to "the local economy in the form of delivering the first phase of a major development thereby supporting job creation and the expansion of the visitor economy".
Planning officers from Dudley Council have recommended the overall 10.1m project Adidas Primeknit Zx Flux for approval ahead of a landmark meeting next Monday.
New features of the development include creating a piazza at the entrance of the zoo and with visitor facilities to act as an arrival point to the attraction.