Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
1. Approved to directly award a demolition contract with Wates Construction Ltd. (WCL) to facilitate the demolition of Napier and New Plymouth House (NNP) in Rainham and Solar, Serena and Sunrise Courts (SSS) in Hornchurch, subject to approval of the JVLLP Wates Business Plan by Cabinet and in preparation for housing regeneration.
2 Approved a waiver of contract rules to allow the direct award of a works contract for the demolition of Napier and New Plymouth House and Solar, Serena and Sunrise Courts.
3. Agreed to endorse and recommend the inclusion of a budget of £4.144m for the demolition within the proposed HRA capital programme that is being considered by Cabinet in a report elsewhere on this agenda, as part of the annual Housing Revenue Account (HRA) rent setting and capital programme report and that this is recommended to Full Council for final approval in February 2019.
4. The Council to undertake the demolition and partial enabling of Napier and New Plymouth House and Solar Serena and Sunrise Courts.
Publication date: 14/02/2019
Date of decision: 13/02/2019
Decided at meeting: 13/02/2019 - Cabinet