Decision details

Investing in parks to support the city’s growth areas

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval for the allocation of £1.5M of Strategic CIL and £170K from capital receipts to a programme of investment in the city’s parks and green spaces.

To authorise procuring and entering contracts required to deliver the proposed park and green space investment projects.

Decision:

That Cabinet:

  1. Approved the allocation of £1.5M of Strategic CIL added to the Capital programme at Full Council on 2nd March 2022 to a programme of investment in the city’s parks and green spaces as set out in the report.
  2. Authorised the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Cabinet Member with responsibility for Public Health and Communities, the S.151 Officer, and Director of Legal Services to take all steps required to spend the funding including to procure and enter into contracts (including any over the key decision threshold) required to deliver the park and green space investment projects proposed as outlined in this report.

 

Report author: Richard Fletcher

Publication date: 04/04/2023

Date of decision: 04/04/2023

Decided at meeting: 04/04/2023 - Cabinet

Effective from: 12/04/2023

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