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This letter explains the Secretary of State’s decision to grant fresh compulsory acquisition powers required for the construction and operation of part of the tramway. This was authorised by the Midland Metro Birmingham City Centre extension, 2005 between New Street Station and Centenary Square in Birmingham City Centre.