Decisions

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Decisions published

27/10/2020 - Administration of Community Housing Fund: ref: 294    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Made at meeting: 27/10/2020 - Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Decision published: 27/10/2020

Effective from: 27/10/2020

Decision:

The Community Housing Fund be used to extend the contract of the Empty Homes Officer for 12 months from 11 December 2020.

 

The Community Housing Fund be used to extend the contract of the Community Led Housing Officer for 9 months from 31 March 2020.


27/10/2020 - Potential Development Of Council Owned Land: ref: 293    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Made at meeting: 27/10/2020 - Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Decision published: 27/10/2020

Effective from: 27/10/2020

Decision:

That the sites at: 1 Springfield Drive Boroughbridge and 2 Garage sites at Park Row, Knaresborough are added to the list of HRA sites approved for development by Cabinet on 23 July 2014, subject to planning permissions.

 

That approval is given for changes to the number, size and, type of dwellings to be provided at the above sites should this be required as part of the planning process.

 

That grant funding opportunities be explored and the most beneficial combination of HRA and grant funding be determined at the point at which the developments take place.


27/10/2020 - Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1976, Section 65; Request To Increase Hackney Carriage Maximum Fares: ref: 292    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Made at meeting: 27/10/2020 - Cabinet Member for Housing and Safer Communities

Decision published: 27/10/2020

Effective from: 27/10/2020

Decision:

That:

 

A proposal to increase maximum Hackney Carriage fares by 10p on the flag fall (£3.30 to £3.40) and 3% on the running mile and waiting time be published in accordance with Section 65 for a period of not less than fourteen days to allow for objections to be made.


15/10/2020 - Test and Trace Support Payment Scheme: ref: 290    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Resources, Enterprise and Economic Development (Deputy Leader)

Made at meeting: 15/10/2020 - Cabinet Member for Resources, Enterprise and Economic Development (Deputy Leader)

Decision published: 15/10/2020

Effective from: 15/10/2020

Decision:

The Cabinet Member confirmed he had seen the draft policies prior to today’s meeting and that it was noted there had been no material change. His decision was to agree the recommendations outlined in the report as detailed below:

 

·         To agree the Test and Trace Support Payment Scheme (Standard scheme) (Appendix 1 of report).

 

·         To approve the Test and Trace Discretionary Support Payment Scheme outlining the eligibility criteria for the £500 discretionary payment (Appendix 2).

 

·         To approve delegation to officers of the Council, as set out in the report, to administer the scheme and for the Revenues, Welfare and Customer Services Manager to make technical scheme amendments in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Resources, Enterprise and Economic Development.