Agenda and decisions

Cabinet - Tuesday, 18th October, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Astley Room - Castle

Contact: Denise French 742211 

Media

Items
No. Item

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

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

3.

MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETINGS pdf icon PDF 192 KB

To consider the Minutes of the previous meeting held on 5 October 2022.

Decision:

That the minutes of the meeting held on 5 October be agreed as a correct record.

4.

`WALLEYS QUARRY ODOUR ISSUES pdf icon PDF 619 KB

This item includes a supplementary report.

Decision:

That the report be noted and welcomed.  

5.

NEWCASTLE TOWN DEAL UPDATE pdf icon PDF 437 KB

Decision:

That

1.         Progress with the Newcastle Town Deal be noted, and that Cabinet continues to receive such updates as required.

2.         The Executive Director Growth and Development, in consultation with the relevant Portfolio Holder be authorised to complete the grant funding agreements with such external partners as may be necessary to deliver the approved projects.

3.         A future report on the Astley Centre for Circus be considered by Cabinet at the appropriate time.

6.

KIDSGROVE TOWN DEAL UPDATE pdf icon PDF 431 KB

Decision:

That

1.         Progress with Kidsgrove Town Deal be noted and Cabinet will continue to receive such updates as required.

2.         Completion of the Kidsgrove Sports Centre be noted

3.         Progress with the Chatterley Valley project be noted.

4.         The Executive Director Growth & Development, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder be authorised to complete the Grant Funding Agreements with Network Rail, East Midlands Railway, and the Canal and Rivers Trust to enable progress with these projects.

5.         That progress with the Shared Service Hub be noted and work continue with Kidsgrove Town Council and other partners to develop this project.

6.         Cabinet receives a further report on delivery of the Shared Service Hub at a future meeting.

7.

KIDSGROVE SPORTS CENTRE FINAL ACCOUNT pdf icon PDF 450 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That Cabinet:

 

1.         Notes the successful completion of the refurbishment and redevelopment of Kidsgrove Sports Centre and Swimming Pool.

2.         Notes that Kidsgrove Sports Centre has now re-opened to the public and is being run by a Community Interest Organisation.

3.         Notes the overall capital cost of the project £7,755,340.05 (which includes additional works as detailed in the report).

4.         Notes the additional funding provided to the project by Sport England and the Kidsgrove Sports Centre Community Group.

5.         Approves the adjustment of the Capital Programme to reflect the final account figure and the additional cost to the Council of £129,490.05.

6.         Notes the work that Willmott Dixon Construction have undertaken in the community as part of their Social Value programme

8.

UK SHARED PROSPERITY FUND CONTRACT AWARD pdf icon PDF 437 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That

1.         The Cabinet authorises the Executive Director Development and Growth in conjunction with the Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder - One Council, People and Partnerships to:

           Enter into any Grant Funding Agreements with the Government as required for the Investment Plan

           Make amendments to the projects as required to meet the interventions targets in line with any government feedback on the Investment Plan;

           To award contracts or Funding Agreements to deliver the range of projects to meet the interventions required

2.         That Cabinet receive further updates on the delivery of the Investment Plan at regular intervals.

9.

FORWARD PLAN pdf icon PDF 167 KB

Decision:

That the Forward Plan be received.

10.

URGENT BUSINESS

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