Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To seek approval for the Avonmouth Fibre
Extension project to support better broadband connectivity by
enabling fibre infrastructure.
- Approved the Avonmouth Fibre Extension (AFE) project to support
better broadband connectivity for the North West of the city
(enabling fibre infrastructure).
- Approved the making of an
application to DCMS for a grant of £1.7m under the LFFN
- Authorised the Executive Director
for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Deputy Mayor
Finance, Governance and Performance and s.151 Officer - in the
event that the DCMS application is successful - to accept the grant
and to take all steps required to enter into any agreements or
contracts to spend the grant to deliver the Avonmouth Fibre Extension project.
Report author: Pete Anderson
Publication date: 06/10/2020
Date of decision: 06/10/2020
Decided at meeting: 06/10/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 16/10/2020