Decisions

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Decisions published

13/10/2021 - JUBILEE 2 STRUCTURAL SURVEY ref: 980    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The verbal update was received.


13/10/2021 - WALLEY'S QUARRY UPDATE ref: 971    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The report was noted.


13/10/2021 - MEDIUM TERM FINANCIAL STRATEGY 2022/23 TO 2026/27 ref: 972    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

1.                    The funding pressures of £1.596m in 2022/23 and £4.793m over the 5 year period covered by the Medium Term Financial Strategy (MTFS) were noted.

2.                    The approach regarding the development of savings and income generation proposals in the medium term were agreed.

3.                    The continued uncertainty regarding the medium term impact of local government funding and COVID-19 was noted.


13/10/2021 - APPOINTMENT OF A SUPPLIER TO REFURBISH THE HEALTH AND FITNESS OFFER AT JUBILEE 2 ref: 973    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The Executive Director - Commercial Development and Economic Growth, was authorised, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder, Leisure Culture and Heritage, to take such actions and to enter such agreements as are reasonably necessary to complete the refurbishment of the gym etc. within the available budget of £360,000.


13/10/2021 - NORTHGATE REVENUES AND BENEFITS CLOUD MIGRATION ref: 975    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The cloud migration proposal to safe guard continued service for our

Revenues and Benefits applications serving the residents of the Borough was approved.


13/10/2021 - AIR QUALITY UPDATE ref: 977    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

1.            The exemption of ultra-low emission vehicles and emergency service

vehicles from the proposed A53 bus gate and to progress these exemptions

as part of the FBC, was supported.

2.            Officers were directed to seek agreement from JAQU to fund screening

and/or modelling of the exemption of Low Emission Vehicles (as defined in this report) from the proposed A53 bus gate and if such works supports the exemption of low emission vehicles for this to be progressed as part of the FBC.

3.         Officers were directed to review the current and future post covid vehicle patterns on A53

4.         Ongoing lobbying by local MPs for both the early removal of the A53 Bus

gate restrictions and the funding of modelling for Low Emission Vehicle Exemptions (if not agreed by JAQU) was encouraged.

5.         The stakeholder and public engagement on the proposals be progressed via

on-line engagement.

 


13/10/2021 - NORTHGATE ONE FRONT DOOR ADDITIONAL REVENUES AND BENEFITS MODULES ref: 976    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The procurement of additional modules to the Northgate Revenues and Benefits applications, on the grounds of staff efficiencies and providing a better service to the public, was approved.


13/10/2021 - ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMMES FOR NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME ref: 974    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

1.         The energy efficiency activities and funding were noted.

2.         The statement of intent for the Energy Company Obligation was approved.

3.         Agreement was given to fund Beat the Cold.


13/10/2021 - URGENT BUSINESS ref: 981    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

There was no Urgent Business.


13/10/2021 - MINUTES OF A PREVIOUS MEETING ref: 970    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

The Minutes of the meeting held on 8 September, 2021 were agreed as a correct record.


13/10/2021 - DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST ref: 979    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 14/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

There were no declarations of interest stated.

 


13/10/2021 - APOLOGIES ref: 978    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 13/10/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 13/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

There were no apologies.