Decisions

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Decisions published

22/07/2021 - Urgent Sustainable Fleet Replacement Procurement ref: 416    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 22/07/2021

Effective from: 22/07/2021

Decision:

To progress in advance of Full Council approval (anticipated September 2021) a number of urgent service critical vehicle replacements with long lead in manufacture times that are scheduled around available build slots, which could be lost without a July 2021 commitment to order.

Lead officer: Kate Langdown, Mark Parsons


15/07/2021 - Traffic Regulation Order – Sealing of Traffic Regulation Orders ref M53 & P6 2021 North Road Development Schemes ref: 414    Recommendations Approved

Sealing of Traffic Regulation Orders ref M53 & P6 2021 North Road Development Schemes

Decision Maker: Portfolio Holder for Transport and Sustainability

Decision published: 15/07/2021

Effective from: 23/07/2021

Decision:

To make and seal the Traffic Regulation Orders (TROs) and implement the traffic restrictions which are outlined in Appendix 1.

The Portfolio Holder for Transport and Sustainability has considered any representations received and determined to confirm the decision outlined above without modification.

Lead officer: Andy Brown, Sally Swaine


14/07/2021 - Covid Local Support Grant – extension to end of September 2021 ref: 413    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 15/07/2021

Effective from: 14/07/2021

Decision:

The Chief Executive is being asked to make an urgent decision on behalf of Council to agree the allocations for the Covid Local Support Grant (CLSG) from the DWP announced on 21 June 2021 as set out in the Decision Record.

The decision needs to be made in time for schools to organise spending their allocations before the summer break.

Lead officer: Debra Jones, Jo Collis-Heavens


12/07/2021 - Relocation of Skills and Learning from the Oakdale Centre to the Dolphin Centre; increase in project costs ref: 412    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Operations Officer

Decision published: 14/07/2021

Effective from: 12/07/2021

Decision:

To increase the annual repayment for borrowing by £38k, funded via the Skills and Learning service’s revenue budget, to secure additional PWLB borrowing of £356k based on a current 10-year PWLB rate of 1.67% (after 0.2% certainty rate reduction), to fund the capital works required to convert 6 retail units into an adult education centre.

The decision has been taken by the Corporate Director under delegated authority.

Lead officer: Lesley Spain


13/07/2021 - Lower Gardens Masterplan - Construction of a new domed aviary within the Grade II Listed Lower Gardens, Bournemouth ref: 411    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Operations Officer

Decision published: 14/07/2021

Effective from: 13/07/2021

Decision:

As a key component of the Lower Gardens Masterplan and improvement of Westover gardens:

(i)        to approve the construction of a new aviary with a budget cost of £400,000 (including contingency) and

(ii)       to award a contract to Avon Construction Ltd. Including the allocation of £100,000 of strategic CIL funding towards the project, with the other £300,000 being a grant from the Parks Foundation.

Wards affected: Bournemouth Central;

Lead officer: Michael Rowland


09/07/2021 - Reallocation of Churchill Gardens Heritage Wall Scheme to Boscombe Towns Fund ref: 410    Recommendations Approved

In 2016 legacy Bournemouth Borough Council allocated £395,000 to establish Churchill Gardens Heritage Wall Grant scheme. The implantation of the scheme has stalled over time and as a result of number of factors the costs of implementing the scheme now far exceed the funding available. This Decision Record is to reallocate the grant funding to the Boscombe Towns Fund project along with the ASPIRE project for Churchill Gardens.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder for Finance and Transformation

Decision published: 09/07/2021

Effective from: 17/07/2021

Decision:

To reallocate an additional £85,000 of capital funding currently ring-fenced to the Churchill Gardens Heritage Wall Grant Scheme, to the Boscombe Towns Fund project, enabling a total contribution of £175,000.

The Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder for Finance and Transformation has considered any representations received and determined to confirm the decision outlined above without modification.

Wards affected: Boscombe West;

Lead officer: Cat McMilan