Decision details

Sports facilities in parks and green spaces

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval to transfer a number of sports facilities in parks and green spaces to be operated by third parties.

Decision:

Cabinet:

  1. Authorised the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Mayor, the S.151 Officer, and Director of Legal Services to take all steps required to procure and enter into contracts required to Transfer and upgrade sporting facilities located in parks and green spaces (detailed in appendix A and B) to be operated by third parties up to the value of £500k.
  2. Authorised the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Mayor, to procure and enter into contracts required to support the delivery of the transfer programme up to the sum of £50k.
  3. Authorised the Executive Director for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Mayor to implement a revised charging regime for sports facilities in parks (excluding the Downs) which are not subject to an asset transfer and operated and managed by Bristol City Council.
  4. Noted that the recommendation in relation to a revised charging regime has been made following consultation and engagement with users and that the decision is made taking that in to consideration.

 

Report author: Richard Fletcher

Publication date: 06/10/2020

Date of decision: 06/10/2020

Decided at meeting: 06/10/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/10/2020

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