Decisions

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Decisions published

16/09/2020 - Our Climate Commitment ref: 4397    Recommendations Approved

To recommend that Full Council approves the Our Climate Commitment document

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

That the Our Climate Commitment document be approved.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dereck Francis, Jaswinder Kaur


16/09/2020 - Changes to the Constitution as a result of Covid-19 and other urgent changes ref: 4399    Recommendations Approved

To approve changes to the Constitution.

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

1. That the amendments to the Constitution be approved.

2. That the Monitoring Officer be authorised to implement the changes.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kirsty Tuffin


16/09/2020 - Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council Recovery Commitment ref: 4396    Recommendations Approved

To approve the Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council Recovery Commitment

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

That the Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council’s Covid-19 recoverycommitment be approved.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dereck Francis


16/09/2020 - Decisions Made Under Urgent Action Powers ref: 4401    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

That the decisions made under the Council’s Urgent Action Powers be noted.


16/09/2020 - Motions on Notice ref: 4400    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

1.     That the motion on Covid-19 Resolution be agreed.

 

2.     That the following amended motion on re-opening libraries be agreed:

 

‘That this Council’s priority is to its citizens’ safety and will return the Library service to full operation on the advice of the Director of Public Health. The service is constantly under review. The Council notes the importance of libraries in providing, but not limited to, the loaning of book, audio books, large print items as well as free computer and internet access.

 


16/09/2020 - Safer Wolverhampton Partnership - Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy 2020-2023 ref: 4398    Recommendations Approved

To recommend that Full Concil approves the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership's refreshed Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy 2020-2023.

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 16/09/2020 - Council

Decision published: 17/09/2020

Effective from: 16/09/2020

Decision:

That the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership Community Safety and Harm Reduction

Strategy 2020-2023 be endorsed.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dereck Francis


09/09/2020 - Urgent Item of Business - Procurement - Award of Contracts for Works, Goods and Services ref: 4393    Recommendations Approved

To approve the award of contracts for works, goods and services.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 12/09/2020

Decision:

That the award of a contract for Bob Jones Community Centre – Roof Replacement to E Manton Limited of 2440 Regents Court, The Crescent Birmingham Business, Birmingham, B37 7YE for a duration of 12 weeks plus a 12 months Defects Liability Period from 21 September 2020 to 11 December 2020 be approved.


09/09/2020 - Schedule of Individual Executive Decision Notices ref: 4390    Recommendations Approved

To receive a summary of open and exempt individual executive decisions approved by the appropriate Cabinet Members following consultation with the relevant employees

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 09/09/2020

Decision:

That the summary of open and exempt individual executive decisions approved by the appropriate Cabinet Members following consultation with the relevant employees be noted.


09/09/2020 - Exclusion of press and public ref: 4391    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 09/09/2020

Decision:

That in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business as they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the  authority holding that information).


09/09/2020 - Bilston Urban Village East Employment Land - Marketing Strategy and Disposal ref: 4392    Recommendations Approved

To approve a marketing strategy for the disposal of 6.9 hectares of land for employment use and to seek delegated powers to sign off final terms.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 17/09/2020

Wards affected: Bilston East;

Lead officer: Simon Lucas


09/09/2020 - Extension of the Public Spaces Protection Order - Dog Control ref: 4389    Recommendations Approved

To approve the extension of the dog control PSPO for a further three years from 1 October 2020.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 17/09/2020

Decision:

1.      That the renewal of the dog control Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) be approved.

 

2.      That a three-year extension to the requirements and prohibitions set out in the PSPO of 19 July 2017 such that a three year city-wide dog control order applies to the Wolverhampton City Council area (expiring October 2023) requiring a person in control of a dog (or dogs) save for assistance dogs be approved:

 

Requirements

 

i.        To keep their dog(s) on a lead when alongside the major arterial roads in the City and on certain areas of land at Northycote Farm.

ii.       To keep dog(s) on a lead within a 100 metre radius of any school or academy (catering for pupils 0 to 16 years.)

iii.     On the instruction of any police officer, police community support officer or officer of the Council (producing identification), to put any dog in their control on a lead.

 

Prohibitions

 

A three year city-wide dog control order applies to the Wolverhampton City Council area (expiring October 2023) prohibiting those in control of a dog (or dogs) save for assistance dogs from:

 

iv   Allowing dogs to enter specified fenced children’s play areas and public park tennis courts in the City of Wolverhampton Council area.

 

v.      Allowing their dogs to foul in public places and a requirement on those in control of dogs to remove any faecal matter immediately from public spaces.

 

3.      That it be noted that in light of the above, and taking into account the responses to the latest consultation exercise, there would be a review of the PSPO prior to its expiry no later than 1 April 2023.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Shaun Walker


09/09/2020 - Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council Recovery Commitment ref: 4388    Recommendations Approved

To approve the Relighting Our City framework which outlines the Council's commitment to support the city to reset, recover and relight from the Coronavirus pandemic

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 09/09/2020

Decision:

1.      That Council be recommended to approve the Relighting Our City, the City of Wolverhampton Council’s Covid-19 recovery commitment.

 

2.      That it be noted that the Relighting Our City priorities were developed after extensive engagement with over 2,500 local people to ensure that the Council’s recovery planning is reflective of the City’s needs.

 

3.      That it be noted that a presentation detailing the Council’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic was received by Scrutiny Board on the 16 June 2020.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Laura Collings


24/08/2020 - Traveller Transit Site ref: 4394    Recommendations Approved

To approve development of the land at Goresbrook Road for the purpose of creating a Traveller Transit Site.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for City Environment

Decision published: 10/09/2020

Effective from: 24/08/2020

Decision:

1.    Approved the development of Gorsebrook Road for a traveller transit site.

2.    Approved the virements of capital budgets totalling £725,000 for the project from the Council’s Corporate Contingency budget to the Traveller Transit Site budget.

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Claire Walters


03/09/2020 - Procurement of Microsoft Enterprise Agreement ref: 4375    Recommendations Approved

Procurement of Microsoft Enterprise Agreement

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Resources

Decision published: 07/09/2020

Effective from: 03/09/2020

Decision:

1.    Authorised the Council entering into a contract with Bytes Software Services for the provision of Microsoft Enterprise Agreement.

2.    Delegated authority to the Cabinet Member for Resources, in consultation with the Director of Finance to approve the final contract.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kirsty Tuffin