Agenda

Cabinet
Tuesday 3rd November 2020 5.00 pm

Contact: Alison Marston 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

2.

MINUTES

To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 14 October 2020 (previously circulated).

3.

PUBLIC QUESTION TIME AND PETITIONS

Up to thirty minutes will be made available for questions from members of the public on issues relating to the work of the Cabinet and to receive any petitions.

4.

ACTIONS STATUS REPORT pdf icon PDF 94 KB

Report of the Corporate Director (Public Protection, Planning and Governance) on the status of actions agreed at the last Cabinet meeting.

5.

NOTIFICATION OF URGENT BUSINESS TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER ITEM 12

6.

DECLARATIONS OF INTERESTS BY MEMBERS

To note declarations of Members’ disclosable pecuniary interests, non-disclosable pecuniary interests and non-pecuniary interests in respect of items on the Agenda.

7.

ITEMS REQUIRING KEY DECISION

To consider the following items for decision in the current Forward Plan:-

7a

Covid-19 Update (Forward Plan Reference FP993) pdf icon PDF 147 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on the work undertaken by the council to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic.

7b

Hertfordshire Growth Board (Forward Plan Reference FP1002) pdf icon PDF 299 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on the Hertfordshire Growth Board Integrated Governance Framework.

Additional documents:

7c

Council Tax Support Scheme (Forward Plan Reference FP995) pdf icon PDF 106 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on the localised Council Tax Support Scheme for 2021/22.

7d

Treasury Management mid-year report 2020/21 (Forward Plan Reference FP1013) pdf icon PDF 178 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on the mid-year update on the Council’s treasury activities 2020/21.

Additional documents:

8.

REVENUE BUDGET MONITORING REPORT 2020-21 - QUARTER 2 pdf icon PDF 224 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on the forecast revenue outturn position as at 30 September (quarter 2) for the financial year 2020/21.

Additional documents:

9.

CAPITAL BUDGET MONITORING REPORT 2020-21 - QUARTER 2 pdf icon PDF 292 KB

Report of the Chief Executive on capital expenditure and associated capital funding as at the end of quarter 2.

Additional documents:

10.

RECOMMENDATIONS FROM CABINET PANEL

To consider recommendations from the meeting of the Cabinet Planning and Parking Panel on 29 October 2020:-

 

10a

Article 4 Directions for New Permitted Development Rights pdf icon PDF 816 KB

Recommendation from the meeting of the Cabinet Planning and Parking Panel on 29 October 2020 on the Article 4 Directions for new permitted development rights.

10b

Article 4 Direction on Land at Digswell Park Road pdf icon PDF 137 KB

Recommendation from the meeting of the Cabinet Planning and Parking Panel on 29 October 2020 on an Article 4 Direction on Land at Digswell Park Road.

Additional documents:

11.

COUNCIL ACHIEVEMENTS LIST - JULY TO SEPTEMBER 2020 pdf icon PDF 168 KB

Report of the Chief Executive summarising the council’s key achievements and service improvements for Quarter 2 of 2020/21.

Additional documents:

12.

SUCH OTHER BUSINESS AS, IN THE OPINION OF THE CHAIRMAN, IS OF SUFFICIENT URGENCY TO WARRANT IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION

13.

EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC

The Cabinet is asked to resolve:

 

That under Section 100(A)(2) and (4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be now excluded from the meeting for Items 14 and 15 on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of confidential or exempt information as defined in Section 100(A)(3) and Paragraph 3 (private financial or business information) of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the said Act (as amended).

 

In resolving to exclude the public in respect of the exempt information, it is considered that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

PART II

14.

ITEM OF AN EXEMPT NATURE REQUIRING KEY DECISION

To consider the following item of an exempt nature:-

 

14a

The Commons and Ludwick Way (Forward Plan Reference FP1005)

Report of the Corporate Director (Housing and Communities) on the redevelopment of former garage sites at the Commons and Ludwick Way in Welwyn Garden City.

15.

ANY OTHER BUSINESS OF A CONFIDENTIAL OR EXEMPT NATURE AT THE DISCRETION OF THE CHAIRMAN