Forthcoming Decisions

Forthcoming Decisions

25/03/2020 - Improving the City Housing Offer: Small sites newbuild Council Housing Phase 5

To approve the delivery of newbuild council housing across former garage sites and small infill pockets of land across the City.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: Bilston East; Bilston North; Bushbury South and Low Hill; East Park; Ettingshall; Oxley; Wednesfield North;

Lead officer: Steve North

Notice of decision: 25/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


25/03/2020 - Parks and Open Spaces Strategy – Capital Programme

To accelerate the parks and open spaces strategy capital programme to provide accessible all inclusive play - Section 106 money.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Steve Woodward

Notice of decision: 25/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


20/03/2020 - Parks and Open Spaces Strategy - Capital Programme

To approve a parks and open spaces capital programme

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Steve Woodward

Notice of decision: 20/03/2020

Reason for urgency:
An urgent decision is required:
• To accelerate the parks and open spaces strategy capital programme to provide accessible all inclusive play.
• To urgently address localised flooding that has recently become evident on Bushbury Recreation open space to mitigate the risk of flooding some properties built on the adjacent new development of the former Tapworks site.
• To provide access to recreational open space for residents of the new development on the former Tapworks site.
• To urgently address life expired play equipment at Northwood Park, Bushbury and Merridale Street open space, to mitigate the need to closing these play areas.
• To procure essential works at Ward Street to expediate gas main diversion works to ensure inclusive access for all to a new linear open space, and ensure that a European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) bid which includes circa £1,000,000 match funding is not put at risk

Anticipated restriction: Open


03/03/2020 - Leasing of Former Goldthorn Hill Allotments

To approve leasing of the former GoldThorn Hill Allotments to the Pumping Station Allotment Society.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: Blakenhall;

Lead officer: Luke Dove

Notice of decision: 03/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


03/03/2020 - Community Asset Transfer - Gatis Street Adventure Playground

To consider a Community Asset Transfer of Gatis Street Adventure Playground to Gatis Gardeners.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Luke Dove

Notice of decision: 03/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


03/03/2020 - Community Asset Transfer - Burdett House

To consider a Community Asset Transfer of Burdett House to Central Youth Theatre.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Luke Dove

Notice of decision: 03/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


03/03/2020 - Statutory Food Service Plan

To approve the Council’s Statutory Food Service Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 03/06/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Emma Caddick

Notice of decision: 03/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


03/03/2020 - Treasury management pension proposal

To review of treasury management option for payment of pensions.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Jane Dixon

Notice of decision: 03/03/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


20/02/2020 - Revision to Private Sector Housing Assistance Policy

To approve the revised Housing Assistance Policy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 03/06/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Lynda Eyton, Michelle Garbett, Mila Simpson

Notice of decision: 20/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


20/02/2020 - Schools Capital Programme 2020-2021

To receive an update on the Schools Capital Programme 2020-2021 and a breakdown of schemes for approval with associated funding.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Nick Beeston, Bill Hague

Notice of decision: 20/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


20/02/2020 - City East Gateway A454 phase 1 and 2 Compulsory Purchase Powers

To consider the compulsory acquisition of properties necessary to allow the implementation of the proposed highway improvement.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: East Park; Heath Town;

Lead officer: Marianne Page, Steve Randall

Notice of decision: 20/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


20/02/2020 - Police and Crime Commissioner Grant Allocation 2020-2021

To approve the delegation of the Police and Crime Commissioner grant allocation to the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership for the purposes of delivery against the City's Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Lynsey Kelly

Notice of decision: 20/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


20/02/2020 - Westside Link Phase 1 (Victoria Street) and Phase 3 (Civic halls) Progress and Approvals for Project Delivery

To provide an update on progress with the Westside Link project phases 1 and 2 and seek delegated authority to for the approvals required to deliver the works

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Ruth Taylor

Notice of decision: 20/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


04/02/2020 - Managing Agents Acquisition Policy

To approve a policy which frames the Council`s requirements when managing agents seek to purchase properties within their operating area.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Mark Lowthian

Notice of decision: 04/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


04/02/2020 - Developing a Place-based approach

To approve a place-based approach to tackle deprivation and inequalities and enhance community resilience.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Joanna Grocott

Notice of decision: 04/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


04/02/2020 - Ward Funds Evaluation

To provide the evaluation of the Ward Funds pilot scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Joanna Grocott

Notice of decision: 04/02/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


22/01/2020 - WV Living Business Plan

To receive a progress update on WV Living Business Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Elaine Mark

Notice of decision: 22/01/2020

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


07/01/2020 - Transportation Capital Programme 2020-2021 and Future Years

To approve the Transport Capital Programme 2020-2021 and future years

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Harvir Khaira

Notice of decision: 07/01/2020

Anticipated restriction: Open


23/12/2019 - Black Country Collaboration Agreement

To approve changes to the Collaboration Agreement between the four Black Country Local Authorities

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Stuart Everton, Marianne Page

Notice of decision: 23/12/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


17/12/2019 - External Funding Update Quarter 4 2019/20

To seek necessary approvals relating to external funding bids.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Heather Clark

Notice of decision: 17/12/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


17/12/2019 - Land and Property Disposals Strategy

Proposed disposal strategy governing land and property sales of surplus Council owned assets

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Matthew Lazar, Julia Nock, Mitchell Spencer

Notice of decision: 17/12/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


05/11/2019 - Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy 2020-2023

To approve the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership refreshed Community Safety Strategy for 2020-2023.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020 Change Date

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Lynsey Kelly

Notice of decision: 04/11/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


05/11/2019 - Private Homes Strategy 2020 - 2024

To approve the Private Homes Strategy 2020 – 2024, setting out the contribution of private homes and the private sector housing service to the delivery of the City Housing Strategy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Mila Simpson

Notice of decision: 04/11/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


05/11/2019 - Strategic Asset Plan - Action Plan Update

To approve an update to the action plan within the Strategic Asset Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Julia Nock

Notice of decision: 04/11/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


07/10/2019 - Bell Street Development Plot

To approve the demolition of the Cleveland Parade property in order to create a future development site with interim car park uses.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Claire Prince, Peter Taylor

Notice of decision: 07/10/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


18/09/2019 - Interchange - land transactions

To approve an update on the commercial negotiations around the land transactions required to fulfil the Interchange scheme including budgetary implications that will be met within the overall budget for the projects.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Peter Taylor

Notice of decision: 18/09/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


02/09/2019 - 31 March 2020 - Procurement - Award of Contracts for Works, Goods and Services

To approve the award of contracts.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 31/03/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sean Hynes, Yannick Mukendi, Jessica Prince, John Thompson

Notice of decision: 02/09/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


14/08/2019 - City East Gateway - A454 Willenhall Road Phase 1 and 2 Progress Report

To receive a progress report on City East Gateway - A454 Willenhall Road Phase 1 and 2.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: East Park; Heath Town;

Lead officer: Marianne Page, Steve Randall

Notice of decision: 14/08/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


06/08/2019 - Wolverhampton Safeguarding Boards Annual Report

To receive the Wolverhampton Safeguarding Boards Annual Report.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/07/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Victoria Bowles, Wayne Palmer, Andrew Wolverson

Notice of decision: 06/08/2019

Anticipated restriction: Open


04/02/2019 - Former Sainsbury's St George's site

To approve the strategy for the future of the site including the lease with Sainsbury's, the Church Commissioners' Covenants and the disposal of land.

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Resources) Panel

Decision due date: 26/05/2020

Wards affected: St Peter's;

Lead officer: Anita Pearce, Peter Taylor

Notice of decision: 04/02/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


04/02/2019 - The Future of the Council School's Catering Service

To confirm the future of school catering.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Chris East

Notice of decision: 04/02/2019

Anticipated restriction: Fully Exempt  - view reasons


13/12/2018 - Black Country Plan Draft for Consultation

To approve public consultation on the Draft Plan version of the Black Country Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Michele Ross

Notice of decision: 13/12/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


04/09/2018 - Consultation on Draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document

To approve the draft Affordable Housing Supplementary Planning Document for public consultation.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Michele Ross

Notice of decision: 04/09/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/05/2018 - Community Asset Transfer: Policy and Strategy Review

To approve a refreshed Community Asset Transfer Strategy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Julia Nock, Luke Dove

Notice of decision: 09/05/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


28/03/2018 - Travel and Subsidy Policy

To approve changes to current travel and subsidy guidance.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sukhvinder Mattu, Denise Pearce

Notice of decision: 28/03/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


28/03/2018 - Working Hours Policy

To approve amendments to the working hours policy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sukhvinder Mattu, Denise Pearce

Notice of decision: 28/03/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open


28/03/2018 - Smart Working Policy

To approve the introduction of a new Smart Working Policy to support employees to work from other suitable locations where possible.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 22/04/2020

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sukhvinder Mattu, Denise Pearce

Notice of decision: 28/03/2018

Anticipated restriction: Open