Decisions and Recommendations

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Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

29/11/2018 - Acquisition of Freehold in Salfords (exempt) ref: 303    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

To consider the acquisition of a freehold in Salfords.

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 29/11/2018 - Executive

Decision published: 04/12/2018

Effective from: 12/12/2018

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 29/11/2018 - Executive

Decision published: 04/12/2018

Effective from: 12/12/2018

Decision:

RESOLVED that subject to a satisfactory due diligence report being received, the Head of Finance and Assets, in consultation with the Director for Finance and Organisation, the Executive Member for Property and Acquisitions, and Executive Member for Finance, be authorised to: (a) acquire the Freehold referred to in the report for investment purposes; and (b) agree any variations to the heads of terms and to the acquisition price further to external valuation advice and due diligence investigations as set out in the exempt Part 2 report.

 

Wards affected: Salfords and Sidlow;

Lead officer: Coralie Holman


29/11/2018 - Replacement of the Council’s Fleet of Domestic Refuse Collection Vehicles ref: 304    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Replacement of the Council’s fleet of domestic refuse collection vehicles.

 

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 29/11/2018 - Executive

Decision published: 04/12/2018

Effective from: 12/12/2018

Decision:

RECOMMENDED that, in order to fulfil resolution (ii) below, financial provision be made as follows:

·        Include within the Council’s capital programme planning the sum total of £600k in financial year 2019/20 to fund the initial purchase of three new vehicles;

·        Include within the Council’s capital programme planning the sum total of £120k in financial years 2019/20, 2020/21 and 2021/22 to fund a refurbishment programme of vehicles from the current fleet; and

·        Include within the Council’s capital programme planning the sum total of £1.5 million in financial years 2020/21 and 2021/22 (£3 million total across these two financial years) to fund the purchase of up to fourteen new vehicles.

 

RESOLVED that:

(i)        The Council’s current fleet of domestic refuse collection vehicles be recognised as approaching the end of its economical service life.

 

(ii)       The Council purchase new vehicles over a period of three financial years, concluding in 2021/22, supported by the refurbishment of vehicles from the current fleet (Option 2).

 

(iii)      The Strategic Head of Neighbourhood Operations be authorised, in consultation with the Leader of the Council and Executive Member for Neighbourhood Services, to make revisions to the replacement options and approach within the agreed budget as required.

Wards affected: (All Wards);