Decisions

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Decisions published

18/03/2020 - LEADER'S STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO CV-19 ref: 816    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 20/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020


18/03/2020 - KIDSGROVE SPORTS CENTRE UPDATE ref: 813    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the work that has occurred to date since the last Cabinet meeting on this matter be noted and further endorse:

(i)            The scope of work that has been put forward by the Kidsgrove Community Interest Group in line with the expected 25 years life for the facility.

(ii)           The value of the target cost of £5.6m for the scheme that has been worked up with the building contractor, Willmott Dixon, and the Kidsgrove Community Interest Group.

(iii)          That an All-Party Cabinet panel will be convened on the 18th March

2020 to consider and comment on the scope of works and the revised cost estimates.

(iv)          That further work is being undertaken to confirm the affordability and value for money offered by the scheme including consideration of whether the additional scheme costs can be accommodated within the 2020/21 capital programme through a combination of deferring or viring funding from other capital approved schemes. The local MP is also arranging a meeting with the Sports Minister to discuss additional funding that might be made available for the scheme.

(v)           That officers in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Corporate and Service Improvement, People and Partnerships will review all of the above with a view to making a recommendation for a contract award in a final decision report.

 


18/03/2020 - IRRECOVERABLE ITEMS ref: 815    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

 

That the items detailed at Appendix A be considered irrecoverable for the reasons stated and written off.

 


18/03/2020 - ADOPTION OF SCHEDULE 2 OF THE NOISE AND STATUTORY NUISANCE ACT, 1993 ref: 812    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

 

(i)    That Schedule 2 of the Noise and Statutory Nuisance Act 1993 for application across the borough of Newcastle-under-Lyme be adopted.

 

(ii)    That it be delegated to the Executive Director of Operational Services, in conjunction with the Portfolio Holder Environment and Recycling, authority to amend the Council’s policies to set out a framework against which applications for consent will be determined.

 


18/03/2020 - FORWARD PLAN ref: 814    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the Forward Plan be received.


18/03/2020 - ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR POLICY REVIEW ref: 810    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the revised proposed ASB Policy and accompanying Procedure for delivery in the Borough be approved.

 


18/03/2020 - AIR QUALITY - A53 BUS RETROFIT CONTRACT ref: 811    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the Chief Executive, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Environment and Recycling, be authorised to enter into a contract with First Potteries Ltd to:-

 

(i)            Secure the retrofit of exhaust abatement technology to 25 buses and the replacement of hydraulic fan systems to 18 of these buses with electrically driven fan systems to ensure that buses operating on the A53 Etruria Road achieve compliance with Euro 6 emissions standards.

(ii)            Jointly promote the benefits of using the Euro 6 complaint buses to further reduce traffic related roadside N02 levels.


18/03/2020 - REVIEW OF THE HOUSING ALLOCATIONS POLICY ref: 809    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

 

(i)    That the Joint Housing Allocations Policy be approved.

(ii)   That it be delegated to the Executive Director - Commercial Development and Economic Growth, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Community Safety and Wellbeing authority to amend the Joint Housing Allocations Policy as required to ensure that it accurately reflects the processes that will apply once a digital housing register is developed.

 


18/03/2020 - CCTV POLICY ref: 808    For Determination

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

 

(i)    That  the proposed CCTV Policy for introduction and implementation in the Borough be approved.

(ii)   That Responsible Owners (ROs) be tasked to review and refresh the Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs) in place for existing Council CCTV schemes to ensure that they comply with the approved CCTV Policy approach.