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Decisions

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Decisions published

05/12/2017 - Property Acquisitions ref: 1048    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT

 

The recommendations be approved as amended.


05/12/2017 - Revised financing arrangements for improvements to Leisure-at-Cheltenham ref: 1047    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT

 

1.    the revised programme of improvements to Leisure-at-Cheltenham as set out in section 3 of this report be approved.

2.    Authority be delegated to the Director Resources and Corporate Projects in consultation with the Cabinet Member Healthy Lifestyles and the Borough Solicitor to enter into a contract with Alliance Leisure Services and any other legal agreements and processes necessary to progress the scheme whilst safeguarding the Council’s interest.

 

Council be recommended to :

3.    Subject to the conditions in section 7 being met, authorise the Section 151 Officer, in consultation with the Cabinet Member Finance, to seek prudential borrowing of up to £2.236m at an interest rate of 2% per annum to fund the improvements to Leisure-at-Cheltenham as detailed in Section 3 of this report;

 

4.    Authorise the Section 151 Officer, in consultation with the Cabinet Member Healthy Lifestyles, to agree the most advantageous repayment methodology to reclaim the cost of the borrowing from the Cheltenham Trust;


05/12/2017 - Treasury Mid-Term Report 2017/18 ref: 1044    For Determination

To note the report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT Council be recommended to

note the contents of the summary report of the treasury management activity during the first six months of 2017/18.

 

Lead officer: Andrew Sherbourne


05/12/2017 - Council Tax Premium on long-term empty homes ref: 1045    For Determination

To approve the policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT Council be recommended to

 

Determine that the Council Tax Empty Homes Premium of 50% is implemented from 1st April 2018 in respect of properties which have been unoccupied and unfurnished for more than 2 years.

 

Lead officer: Jayne Gilpin


05/12/2017 - Application for designation of a Neighbourhood Area and Neighbourhood Forum by the Hesters Way Neighbourhood Development Forum ref: 1046    For Determination

To consider the application

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT

1.    the designation of the Hesters Way Neighbourhood Development Forum area (the current Hesters Way Ward) be approved for the purpose of preparing a Neighbourhood Development Plan.

 

2.    the designation of the Hesters Way Neighbourhood Development Forum as neighbourhood forum as defined by the Localism Act 2011 be approved.

Lead officer: John Rowley


05/12/2017 - Public Art Strategy ref: 1043    For Determination

To agree key actions for future delivery of public art in the context of a public art strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 05/12/2017 - Cabinet

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 15/12/2017

Decision:

RESOLVED THAT

the action plan set out in the Public Art Strategy be supported including investigations into the creation of a public space curator post, working with Cheltenham Trust to consider options for funding of that post.

 

Lead officer: Malcolm Walls


07/12/2017 - Granting of Easement to Western Power ref: 1049    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Head of Property and Asset Management, Dominic Stead

Decision published: 07/12/2017

Effective from: 07/12/2017

Decision:

To grant Western Power an Easement along the route marked and a transfer of land totalling 16m2 for an electricity substation for the total of £1. This is to enable the proposed new crematorium to receive a power supply.

Lead officer: David Roberts