Decisions

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Decisions published

07/09/2021 - Appointment of Councillor Evans to the Stansted Airport Advisory Panel (STAAP) ref: 534    Recommendations Approved

To appoint Councillor Evans to the Stansted Airport Advisory Panel.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 07/09/2021

Effective from: 15/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to:

 

i.              Increase the membership of the Stansted Airport Advisory (STAAP) Panel to 11 members.

ii.             Appoint Councillor Evans to the Stansted Airport Advisory Panel (STAAP).

Lead officer: Ben Ferguson


02/09/2021 - Community Services Budget Funding for the Current Financial Year ref: 526    Recommendations Approved

That funding be made available if required to support delivery of community services on an interim basis through day centres.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to approve:

 

i. The release of the current budget provision of up to £94,500 to support delivery of community services on an interim basis through day centres

ii. That the guidance as attached to the report will form the framework for considering requests for interim budget support.

 


02/09/2021 - New Communities Collaboration Partnership ref: 533    Recommendations Approved

As part of work to prepare the local plan, officers are carrying out technical assessments of 299 sites that have been proposed for development. A number of these sites, or clusters of these sites, involve larger scale development that would be delivered over 30 or more years. A partnership approach between the Council and those delivering the development is recommended to ensure that the Council’s objectives on matters such as net zero carbon, community involvement and long term stewardship are fully met over this longer time span.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

(i) To support the proposed New Communities Collaboration Partnership approach set out in Appendix 1 for any larger development sites in the forthcoming new local plan;

(ii) To endorse the Model Memorandum of Understanding set out in Appendix 2 and the supplementary paper as the basis for discussion and agreement between the Council and landowners, developers or promoters of large scale development sites in the forthcoming new local plan.


02/09/2021 - Allocation of Grant Funding (Sports Provision Major Projects) ref: 532    For Determination

To allocate grants as per the recommended Councils Grant Allocation Policy (Sports Provision-Major Projects).

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet awards grants up to the sum of £51,871.55 for the applications received and recommended by the Grants Panel.

 

Lead officer: Sue Hayden


02/09/2021 - Government consultation on night flights restrictions at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airports beyond 2024, plus national night fights policy. ref: 531    For Determination

To respond to the Government consultation on night flights restrictions at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airports beyond 2024, plus national night fights policy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

i. To ratify the response to the Government, and;

ii. That the Director of Public Services, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Planning and the Local Plan be authorised to sign-off the Council’s final response for submission by Friday 1st October.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Jeremy Pine


02/09/2021 - Little Canfield Business Park ref: 527    For Determination

To allocate funds, from the £300 million commercialisation allocation, to the commercial element of the Council Depot site

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to endorse the conclusions of the Investment Board and that:

 

i. The sum of £7,500,000 is allocated to the commercial element of the Little Canfield Business Park project from the £300,000,000 commercial fund; and

ii. The funding should be split on an 80% interest only and 20% repayment funding basis; and

iii. Council is requested to endorse the allocation and to authorise the necessary borrowing.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Adrian Webb


02/09/2021 - Ethical Investment Policy ref: 530    For Determination

To consider the draft policy before recommending to Full Council.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to recommend to Council that it formally adopts the revised Ethical Investment Policy as set out at Appendix One.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Adrian Webb


02/09/2021 - Report to approve the revised Museum Management Agreement between the Council and Saffron Walden Museum Society Ltd ref: 529    For Determination

This report accompanies the Museum Management Agreement which has been revised to incorporate the Museum's off-site store at the Shirehill Depot and other minor updates. Approval for the revised Agreement is requested and is necessary before the Museum's next Arts Council England Accreditation review, due in 2022, and further applications for National Lottery funding.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 06/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to approve the revised Museum Management Agreement between Uttlesford District Council and Saffron Walden Museum Society Ltd.

 

Wards affected: Saffron Walden Castle;

Lead officer: Carolyn Wingfield


02/09/2021 - Local Plan Preliminary Outline Strategy ref: 528    For Determination

To confirm the Preliminary Outline Strategy for the Local Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 02/09/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 02/09/2021

Effective from: 14/09/2021

Decision:

RESOLVED to agree the Preliminary Outline Strategy (POST) so as to inform work on the emerging Local Plan.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Stephen Miles