Agenda and decisions

Special Cabinet, Cabinet - Wednesday, 21st July, 2021 2.30 pm

Venue: Astley Room - Castle

Contact: Denise French 742211 

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Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

To receive declarations of interest from Members  on items included in the agenda.

3.

MINUTES OF A PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 210 KB

To consider the Minutes of the meeting held on 7th July 2021. 

Decision:

That the minutes of the meeting held on 7th July be approved as a correct record. 

4.

WALLEY'S QUARRY - ODOUR ISSUES pdf icon PDF 658 KB

This item includes a supplementary report. 

Decision:

Cabinet:

 

(1) Notes that despite the further works that have taken place at Walleys Quarry landfill site, a significant level of complaints continue to be received from residents of the Borough and air monitoring data continues to show odour levels in exceedance of annoyance levels.

(2) Notes the officer advice regarding the evidence, risks, financial implications and potential outcomes surrounding formal Statutory Nuisance action as set out in the confidential appendix to this report.

(3) Approves an initial reserve in the sum of £1,000,000 to meet the costs associated with taking formal action (in the event of a decision to do so) and authorises the Executive Director – Operational Services, in consultation with the Leader of the Council, to call on this reserve, to meet the potential costs associated with serving and progressing any Notices served.

(4) Agrees to update Full Council on the decision and the next steps in the legal process.

5.

URGENT BUSINESS

To consider any business which is urgent within the meaning of Section 100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972.

6.

DISCLOSURE OF EXEMPT INFORMATION

To resolve that the public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following reports, because it is likely that there will be disclosure of exempt information as defined in the paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A (as amended) of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

Decision:

That the public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the

following item because it is likely that there will be disclosure of exempt

information as defined in the paragraphs in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the

Local Government Act 1972

 

 

 

 

7.

WALLEY'S QUARRY - ODOUR ISSUES - CONFIDENTIAL APPENDIX

This item includes a supplementary report.    

Decision:

That the information contained in the confidential appendix be noted.