Decisions

Decisions

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Decisions published

11/07/2019 - Blackbird Leys Development Partner Selection ref: 1741    Recommendations Approved

The City Executive Board (now Cabinet) on 18 September 2018 delegated authority to the Regeneration and Economy Programme Director and the Head of Law and Governance to finalise and enter into a development agreement with the preferred development partner.

Decision Maker: Head of Law and Governance

Decision published: 30/07/2019

Effective from: 03/08/2019

Decision:

To enter into a development agreement with the preferred development partner Catalyst Housing Limited. This decision was made by the Regeneration and Economy Programme Director in consultation with the Head of Law & Governance.

 

Lead officer: Anita Bradley


22/07/2019 - Clean Bus Technology Fund ref: 1708    For Determination

The Council has been awarded £671,550 of funding from the Joint Air Quality Unit, DEFRA to retrofit buses in Oxford with emissions reduction equipment, in the interest of improving air quality. In May 2019 project approval was granted by CEB and it was decided to Delegate to the Transition Director, in consultation with the Monitoring Officer and Section 151 officer, the authority within the funding envelope provided by the Council to enter into: bid partners; and third parties required to deliver the project subject to their being selected under an appropriate procurement process.

Decision Maker: Transition Director

Decision published: 23/07/2019

Effective from: 22/07/2019

Decision:

Decision has been made to award a grant of £212,464 to Arriva and a grant of £75,880 to Oxford Bus Company for retrofitting of buses with SCRT technology to reduce emissions. Funding comes from the governments Clean Bus technology Fund.

Lead officer: Tim Sadler


09/07/2019 - 19/00715/CT3: Town Hall, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1BX ref: 1706    Recommendations Approved

Flying of various flags scheduled throughout the year from the mast above the 1930's extension of the Town Hall.

 

Decision Maker: West Area Planning Committee

Made at meeting: 09/07/2019 - West Area Planning Committee

Decision published: 11/07/2019

Effective from: 13/07/2019

Decision:

The Committee considered an application (19/00715/CT3) for advertisement consent for the flying of various flags scheduled throughout the year from the mast above the 1930's extension of the Town Hall.

 

In reaching its decision, the Committee considered all the information put before it including the Planning Officer’s presentation.

 

After debate and on being proposed, seconded and put to the vote, the Committee agreed with the officer’s recommendation to approve the application.

 

The West Area Planning Committee resolved to:

  1. approve application19/00715/CT3 for the reasons given in the report and subject to the 5 required planning conditions set out in section 12 of the report and grant advertisement consent for the submitted flag flying schedule.
  2. delegate authority to the Acting Head of Planning Services to:

finalise the recommended conditions as set out in the report including such refinements, amendments, additions and/or deletions as the Acting Head of Planning Services considers reasonably necessary.

Wards affected: Holywell;

Lead officer: Sarah De La Coze