Decisions

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Decisions published

19/05/2020 - Approval of Staged Development Agreements for Affordable Housing ref: 4011    Recommendations Approved

To approve the Staged Development Agreements for Affordable Housing.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 20/05/2020

Effective from: 19/05/2020

Decision:

1       That the City of Wolverhampton (CWC) enter into six separate staged payment Development Agreements with WV Living (WVL) for 100 affordable housing units on six sites for up to £8,777,000 as detailed in Appendix 1 of this report.

 

2       That the Council be authorised to execute the development agreements, contracts, transfers, associated wayleave agreements, deeds of easements, deeds of grant, collateral warranties together with any ancillary agreements.

 

3       That authority be delegated to the Cabinet Member for City Assets and Housing in consultation with the Director of Finance, to agree the purchase price of the affordable homes required under the S.106 homes and planning conditions, based upon an assessment of value provided by a Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) valuer.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kevin Kingston


24/04/2020 - i54 Western Extension - Grant Agreement - BC LEP (Local Growth Fund and Land and Property Investment Fund) ref: 3975    Recommendations Approved

The report details the various contributions towards delivery of the Western Extension at i54 and seeks authority to accept the LEP grants and enter into associated grant agreements.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for City Economy

Decision published: 14/05/2020

Effective from: 24/04/2020

Decision:

1.            Accepted the Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership’s (BCLEP)’s dual grant offer for the total sum of £5m (£2.5m from Local Growth Fund and £2.5m from Land and Property Investment Fund) for Platform Preparation Works to support the i54 Western Extension Project.  

2.            Authorised the Council to enter into a Grant Agreement and a letter of guarantee with Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council (the LEP’s Accountable Body for the Land and Property Investment Fund) in order to secure these funds.

3.            Noted that the capital expenditure budget of £5m to utilise the grant was approved by Council on 18 September 2019.

Wards affected: Bushbury North; Oxley;

Lead officer: Zareena Ahmed-Shere


04/05/2020 - Bushbury Hill EMB Local Lettings Plan ref: 3976    Recommendations Approved

Agreement for Bushbury Hill EMB to have a Local Lettings Plan that meet the needs of the local community.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for City Assets and Housing

Decision published: 14/05/2020

Effective from: 04/05/2020

Decision:

Approved a local lettings plan for Bushbury Hill EMB managed properties.

 

Wards affected: Bushbury South and Low Hill;

Lead officer: Michelle Garbett, Mila Simpson


12/05/2020 - Approval of absence ref: 3974    Recommendations Approved

To approve leave of absence for Councillor Rowley.

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 13/05/2020

Effective from: 12/05/2020

Decision:

That the absence of Councillor John Rowley until 13 November 2020 pursuant to section 85 of the Local Government Act 1972 be approved.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: David Pattison, Director of Governance


29/04/2020 - Update of the ICT Acceptable Use Policy – Block the use of the platform Zoom ref: 3973    Recommendations Approved

To approve the policy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Resources

Decision published: 12/05/2020

Effective from: 29/04/2020

Decision:

 

1.   That it be agreed to block the use of the Zoom platform (mobile application and website) from the Council’s network and devices, and that the ICT Acceptable Use Policy be updated accordingly.

2.   That support be continued for effective agile working, including the promotion of Microsoft Teams as the corporate solution for audio and video collaboration.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Jai Ghai, Jaswinder Kaur