Decisions

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Decisions published

08/10/2019 - Business Rates Pooling ref: 278    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

Delegated authority was given to the Corporate Director (Resources, Environment and Cultural Services), in consultation with the Executive Member (Resources), to submit an application for the 2020/21 Business Rates Pooling arrangement for Hertfordshire, if after full consideration, there was a financial case for doing so.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Ka Ng


08/10/2019 - HERTFORDSHIRE LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP (HERTS LEP) LOCAL INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY DRAFT FOR CONSULTATION ref: 281    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

The Strategy was noted and the Head of Planning was authorised in consultation with the Corporate Director (Public Protection, Planning and Governance) and the Executive Member (Environment and Planning) and the Executive Member (Regeneration, Economic, Development and Partnerships), to respond to the consultation.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


08/10/2019 - REVIEW OF THE HATFIELD COMMUNITY SPORT FUND ref: 280    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

(1)     The Cabinet recommended to the Hatfield Community Sports Fund Board that no further applications or allocation of the Fund be considered or made whilst a review of the Fund takes place, save that any current funding applications up to the date of the Cabinet meeting that were in the process of being reviewed, be allocated as deemed appropriate by the Board.

 

(2)     The Cabinet agreed that this review would include meeting with the current Board member organisations as well as associated partners, which included the University of Hertfordshire, Sport England, the Rugby Football Union and Football Association. 

 

(3)     The Cabinet agreed that the review would focus on the purpose of the fund, how the fund was allocated and the split between football, rugby and community sport.

 

(4)     The Cabinet agreed that the review of the Fund would not include any changes to the geographical area of the Fund.

 

(5)     The Cabinet agreed that on the conclusion of the review a further report would be brought to the Cabinet to make recommendations on the future operation of the Fund.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


08/10/2019 - VULNERABLE REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT SCHEME ref: 279    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

(1)     The Cabinet noted that the Council had resettled three families (16 people) through the Syrian Vulnerable Person’s Relocation Scheme.

 

(2)     The Cabinet committed to take part in the Global resettlement scheme and endorsed the proposal to resettle a small number of further families via the scheme, in cases where there were established links with existing families.

Wards affected: (All Wards);


08/10/2019 - Domestic Abuse Policy (Forward Plan Reference FP938) ref: 277    Recommendations Approved

Adoption of updated Policy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

The Domestic Abuse Policy, as updated and recommended by the Social Overview and Scrutiny Committee, was adopted.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kerry Clifford


08/10/2019 - Draft Housing Delivery Strategy (Forward Plan Reference FP932) ref: 276    For Determination

Approval of the Delivery Strategy

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

(1)     The Housing Delivery Strategy 2019 – 2025 was approved.

 

(2)     Delegated authority was given to the Director (Housing and Communities), in consultation with the Executive Member (Housing and Community), to make any minor changes to the Strategy.

 

(3)     The Cabinet noted that housing development updates would be provided to the Cabinet Housing Panel on a six monthly basis.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sian Chambers


08/10/2019 - Now Housing Limited Business Plan 2019 - 2025 (Forward Plan Reference FP930) ref: 275    Recommendations Approved

Approval of the Business Plan

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 11/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

The Now Housing Limited Business Plan 2019-25 was approved.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Simone Russell