{meta} Agenda for Lead Member for Planning and Sustainable Development on Thursday, 18 March 2021, 10.00 am

Agenda and decisions

Venue: Microsoft Teams Meeting. View directions

Contact: Claire Edwards 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence.

2.

Declarations of interest.

3.

Items for Decision (Part 1 - Open to the Public):

3a

Crash Barrier Investment Programme 2021/22. pdf icon PDF 482 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Salford City Council - Record of Decision

 

 

I, Councillor John Merry, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the delegated powers conferred on me by the City Mayor, do hereby:

 

Approve the Crash Barrier Investment Programme 2021/22

 

The Reasons are: To facilitate continuous improvement of the highway crash barrier installations as part of the defined Network Recovery Plan.

 

Options considered and rejected were: No other options were considered for this report.

 

Assessment of Risk:  Medium – It is important that the existing highway crash barriers are inspected, repaired and replaced when appropriate in order to ensure the continued safety of the travelling public.

 

The source of funding is:Approved Highways Investment Capital Programme for 2020/21 (general unsupported borrowing).

 

Legal Advice obtained:Yes - Tony Hatton Principal Solicitor, 219 6323 and Azra Furheen, Legal Services, 234 4173

 

Financial Advice obtained:Yes - Alison Woods, Finance Officer (Capital) 925 1135

 

Procurement Advice obtained: Yes - Tom Woods Procurement Officer 686 6296

 

The following documents have been used to assist the decision process: Lead Member Report

 

Contact Officer:          Steve Mangan            Tel No 0161 603 4034

 

 

This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member.

 

The appropriate scrutiny panel to call-in the decision is the Growth & Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.

 

 

 

 

Signed: Councillor Merry                                            Date: 18th March 2021

Deputy City Mayor

 

 

FOR DEMOCRATIC SERVICES USE ONLY

 

This decision was published on 19th March 2021.

 

This decision will come into force at 4.00 p.m. on 26th March 2021, unless it is called-in in accordance with the decision-making process rules.

 

 

3b

Highway Drainage Investment Programme (DIP) 2021/22 and Culvert Investment Programme (CIP) 2021/22. pdf icon PDF 432 KB

Decision:

Salford City Council - Record of Decision

 

 

I, Councillor John Merry, Deputy City Mayor, in exercise of the delegated powers conferred on me by the City Mayor, do hereby:

 

Approve the proposed programme of work for the Highway Drainage Investment Programme (DIP) 2020/21 and the Culvert Investment Programme (CIP) for 2020/21 as outlined in the report.

 

The Reasons are: To facilitate continuous improvement of the highway drainage infrastructure as part of the defined Network Recovery Plan as part of the ongoing rolling programme of drainage repair works.

 

Options considered and rejected were: No other options were considered for this report.

 

Assessment of Risk: Medium – It is important that the existing highway drainage and culvert infrastructure improvements continue in order to ensure that surface flooding is minimised and that the capacity of existing systems is maximised, especially in view of the recent weather conditions that have been experienced within the City.

 

The source of funding is: Prudential Code funding (Capital).

 

Legal Advice obtained: Yes – Tony Hemingway, Principal Solicitor & Azra Furheen, Solicitor

Tel. 0161 219 6323

 

Financial Advice obtained: Yes – Alison Woods, Finance Officer Tel. 925 1135

 

Procurement Advice obtained: Yes – Heather Stanton, Procurement Officer 686 6296

 

 

Contact Officer:          Steve Mangan            Tel No 0161 603 4034

 

 

This decision is not subject to consideration by another Lead Member.

 

The appropriate scrutiny panel to call-in the decision is the Growth & Prosperity Scrutiny Panel.

 

 

 

 

Signed: Councillor Merry                                            Dated: 18th March 2021

Deputy City Mayor

 

 

FOR DEMOCRATIC SERVICES USE ONLY

 

This decision was published on 19th March 2021.

 

This decision will come into force at 4.00 p.m. on 26th March 2021, unless it is called-in in accordance with the decision-making process rules.

 

 

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Exclusion of the Public:

5.

Items for Decision (Part 2 - Closed to the Public): No items.