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Decisions published

17/02/2021 - Amendment to the Fixed Penalty Matrix for Private Sector Housing Enforcement ref: 3684    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Commercial & Regulatory Services Portfolio Holder

Decision published: 17/02/2021

Effective from: 25/02/2021

Decision:

To amend the Fixed Penalty Matrix in The Enforcement and Service Standards: Private Housing, document, to introduce a new charge of £5000 for ‘failure to renew an HMO licence’.      

 

Lead officer: Sally Devine


17/02/2021 - Consent to changes in legal protection to land at King George's Playing Fields, Waltham Abbey by Fields in Trust ref: 3685    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Commercial & Regulatory Services Portfolio Holder

Decision published: 17/02/2021

Effective from: 25/02/2021

Decision:

(1)   That an area of land adjoining the new Leisure Centre at Hill House be dedicated as a replacement King Georges Field, regulated by the charity Fields in Trust, to ensure the continued provision of land held in trust for leisure purposes in the Hill House area.

 

Lead officer: Deborah Fenton


11/02/2021 - Quarter 3 - Budget Monitoring Report 2020/21 ref: 3682    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 11/02/2021

Decision:

 

After consideration of comments received from Overview and Scrutiny, the Cabinet agreed:

 

1.         The General Fund revenue position at the end of Quarter 3 (31st December 2020) for 2020/21, including actions being or proposed to improve the position, where significant variances have been identified, be noted;

 

2.         The General Fund capital position at the end of Quarter 3 (31st December 2020) for 2020/21 be noted;

 

3.         The Housing Revenue Account revenue position at the end of Quarter 3 (31st December 2020) for 2020/21, including actions being or proposed to improve the position, where significant variances have been identified, be noted.

 

4.         The Housing Revenue Account capital position at the end of Quarter 3 (31st December 2020) for 2020/21 be noted.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Qualis Quarterly Monitoring Report - Q4 2019/20 Outturn ref: 3678    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 11/02/2021

Decision:

 

The Cabinet discussed and noted the report.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Proposed Fees and Charges 2021/22 ref: 3680    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 24/02/2021

Decision:

 

(1)    That the proposed General Fund fees and charges for 2021/22 (excluding Car Parking) as set out in Appendix A to the report were approved;

 

(2)    That the proposed General Fund Car Parking charges for 2021/22 as set out in Appendix B to the report were approved; and

 

(3)    That the proposed Council House Rent Increase of 1.5% and a 2.5% increase in other Housing Revenue Account fees and charges for 2021/22 as set out in Appendix C to the report were approved.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Draft Capital Programme 2021/22 to 2025/26 ref: 3681    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 11/02/2021

Decision:

The Cabinet considered and recommend to Council the Capital Programme for 2021/22 to 2025/26.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Draft Budget 2021/22 (including Medium Term Financial Plan update) ref: 3679    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 11/02/2021

Decision:

 

(1)          The Cabinet considered the Final Budget proposals as set out within the Supplementary Agenda items, together with the comments received from Stronger Council Select Committee; and

 

(2)          Recommended to Council:

 

a.    the Budget for 2021/22 and the updated Medium Term Financial Plan, and;

 

b.    The level of Council Tax increase for 2021/22.

 

 

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Pay Policy Statement ref: 3677    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 11/02/2021

Decision:

 

The Cabinet recommended the Pay Policy Statement to Council.

 

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


11/02/2021 - Proposed Redevelopment of Units 50, 51-52, 60 and Unit 10 of Cartersfield Rd, Waltham Abbey ref: 3675    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 11/02/2021 - Cabinet

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 24/02/2021

Decision:

 

(1)          Cabinet recommended to Council to approve the inclusion of the re-development of Units 50, 51-52, 60 and Unit 10 Cartersfield Road, Waltham Abbey, EN9, in the Capital Programmes Budget for 2021/22; and

 

(2)          Cabinet granted Delegated Authority to the Portfolio Holder for Commercial & Regulatory Services to appoint a Project Manager on completion of the tender process and approve the indicative budget for projected costs from commencement to completion.

 

 


16/02/2021 - Procurement of additional Arup technical support to update the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town Infrastructure Delivery Plan ref: 3683    For Determination

Decision Maker: Planning & Sustainability Portfolio Holder

Decision published: 16/02/2021

Effective from: 24/02/2021

Decision:

That, in accordance with paragraphs 5.2(c) and 5.5(c), the Procurement Rules be waived to obtain additional technical support from Ove Arup and Partners to assist the Council with the preparation of an update to the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town Infrastructure Delivery Plan.

 

Lead officer: Alison Blom-Cooper


09/02/2021 - Delegation of Environmental Act 1995 Section 108 Powers to Corporation of London officers ref: 3674    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Housing & Community Services Portfolio Holder

Decision published: 10/02/2021

Effective from: 18/02/2021

Decision:

1)     To delegate the powers under S.108 of the Environment Act 1995 to the Corporation of London to assist in their fly tipping investigations;

 

2)     For the delegation to be for Job Titles, not named officers, and for the Corporation of London to delegate as appropriate to individuals; and

 

3)     To standardise the delegation for dog and littering offences to the Job Title, and not named officers, and again for the Corporation of London to delegate as appropriate to individuals.

 

Lead officer: Caroline Wiggins