Forthcoming Decisions

Forthcoming Decisions

16/09/2021 - Agreement to bid for funding from the GLA's Right to buy back fund

1.1 This report seeks approval from the Leader of the Council to submit a bid for funding to the Greater London Authority (GLA) as part of the Right to Buy-back fund.

1.2 Note that acceptance of any funding offered by the GLA, as a result of this bid, will be subject to a further detailed report and agreement from Cabinet.

1.3 Note that the Council reserves the right to review funding arrangements, unit numbers and tenures for any part of the ‘Buy Back Programme’ where GLA

funding is not provided in full.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision due date: 26/08/2021

Lead officer: Kirsty Moller

Notice of decision: 09/08/2021

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons


15/09/2021 - Application for Grant Funding under the Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund

Approval to submit a bid to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy for grant funding under the  Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision due date: 14/10/2021

Lead officer: Mark Howard

Notice of decision: 15/09/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


06/09/2021 - Easter 2022 Free Parking

To ask the Cabinet Member for Environment to approve an offer of free parking over the Easter weekend in 20022 (Good Friday through to Easter Monday) to boost economy and encourage visitors back to the Borough.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment

Decision due date: 07/10/2021

Lead officer: Jo Anne Green

Notice of decision: 06/09/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


06/09/2021 - Christmas Free Parking

To ask the Cabinet Member to approve a period of free parking (Saturdays only) to boost the local economy and encourage visitors to the Borough during the Christmas period.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment

Decision due date: 07/10/2021

Lead officer: Jo Anne Green

Notice of decision: 06/09/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


03/09/2021 - Beam Parkway Scheme Update: the Way Forward.

This decision asks that the Leader of the Council:

1. Approve the estimated increase in the total scheme budget from £12,840,000 to £15,043,000, noting that this is to be funded as set out in Exempt Appendix 1.

2. Approve the Council’s acceptance of £5M TFL Grant Funding for the Beam

Parkway Scheme and the terms and conditions therein (as set out at Exempt

Appendix 3).

3. Delegate authority to the Director of Regeneration Programme Delivery, in

consultation with the Section 151 Officer and Monitoring Officer, to sign the TfL Grant Funding Agreement.

4. Note that the Stage 2 construction contract will be let by the Director of

Regeneration Delivery under Delegated Authority as previously approved by

Cabinet on 13.11.19.

5. Authorise the Director of Regeneration Programme Delivery, acting in

consultation with the Section 151 Officer and the Monitoring Officer, to enter

into all necessary legal agreements to bring into effect the proposed

recommendations in this report and to implement the Beam Parkway Scheme.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision due date: Not before 30/09/2021

Lead officer: Paul Walker

Notice of decision: 03/09/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
This matter is being added to the Forward Plan by way of General Exception as the public will only have 27 days notice rather than 28 days. This is due to the fact that it is important the Council has access to the grant funding which will be in the best interests of the Council and it's residents.

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The report will contain commercially sensitive information .