Decisions

Decisions published

15/10/2021 - 2021/22 Transportation - Capital Programme ref: 11201    For Determination

To seek approval for the allocation of funding within the 2021/22 Capital Programme to Local Transport Plan programmes and the approval of schemes to be progressed within the Integrated Transport and Maintenance Programme Blocks, including Street Lighting, Drainage, Urban Traffic Control (UTC) and Highway Structures, together with approval of the Liverpool City Region Development Funds, Sustainable Transport Enhancement Package, Sustainable Urban Development Fund (SUD) and Capability Fund allocation to be included within the Transport Capital Programme.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Locality Services - Deputy Leader

Decision published: 15/10/2021

Effective from: 26/10/2021

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

The 2021/22 Integrated Transport, Street Lighting, Drainage, Urban Traffic Control and Highway Structures Maintenance Programme of schemes within the Local Transport Plan Capital Programme be approved, subject to confirmation by the Combined Authority of the Development Funds and Capability Funds allocations.

 

Reasons for the Decision(s):

 

Cabinet Member has delegated powers to approve the programme of schemes within the Local Transport Plan Transportation Capital Programme. The proposed programmes of schemes and projects are aimed at achieving the approved aims and objectives of the LCR Transport Plan for Growth and the Sefton 2030 vision.

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)

 

None

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Peter Hillsdon


13/10/2021 - Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment 2021 and 5-year land supply position ref: 11200    For Determination

The purpose of this report is to seek the Cabinet Member’s approval of the Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA) and five-year housing supply position for 2021.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Planning and Building Control

Decision published: 13/10/2021

Effective from: 22/10/2021

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

That the Strategic Housing Availability Assessment and the five-year housing supply position for 2021 be approved.

 

 

 

Reasons for the Decision(s):

 

To allow the SHLAA and five-year housing supply position to inform decision making, both for Development Management and for policy purposes.

 

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)

 

 

 

None. A SHLAA and five-year housing supply assessment is required every year as good practice and to help in decision making for planning applications and Local Plan monitoring.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: David Robinson


04/10/2021 - Direct Lets of 2, 3 & 4-bedroom RP accommodation ref: 11198    For Determination

To seek approval to agree to a move to direct lets for all Registered Provider 2, 3 & 4-bedroom accommodation

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Communities and Housing

Decision published: 04/10/2021

Effective from: 13/10/2021

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

(1) That the move to direct lets for all Registered Provider 2, 3 & 4-bedroom accommodation be approved

 

Reasons for the Decision(s):

The proposal will assist Sefton Housing Options Team to accommodate those families currently placed within its Temporary Accommodation

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)

 

The Council could withhold approval to direct lets and continue to keep people in costly Bed & Breakfast accommodation.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Graham Parry


01/10/2021 - Appointment of Local Authority Representatives to Governing Bodies of Maintained Schools ref: 11197    For Determination

To advise the Cabinet Member of the current situation with regard to Local Authority vacancies on the governing bodies of Community and Voluntary Aided Schools.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Education

Decision published: 01/10/2021

Effective from: 12/10/2021

Decision:

Decision(s):

 

The recommended appointments to fill vacancies for Local Authority governorships be agreed in line with Council Policy.

 

Reasons for the Decision(s):

 

The appointment of School governors is regulated by the School Governance (Constitution) (England) Regulations 2012, as amended by the School Governance (Constitution and Federations) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 and the School Governance [Miscellaneous Amendments] [England] Regulations 2015 made under sections 19 and 20 of the Education Act 2002.  

 

Alternative Options Considered and Rejected: (including any Risk Implications)

 

None

 

Wards affected: Victoria;

Lead officer: Tricia Davies