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Decisions published

20/09/2023 - Water supply contract for all Corporate Buildings and Schools ref: 4010    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 09/10/2023

Effective from: 20/09/2023


The Council’s corporate water supply contract covers the supply of water to office buildings, schools, community centres, libraries, leisure facilities and buildings occupied by Persona and Six Town Housing. This comprises in excess of 300 supply points across the borough. The current contract expires on 31st October 2023. It is proposed to renew the contract through a direct award appointment using the YPO (Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation) Framework1008 for the Supply of Water, Wastewater and Ancillary Services.
The contract period will be for two years commencing 1st November 2023 until 31st October 2025 with an option to extend for a further two years until 31st October 2027.

Lead officer: Donna Ball

18/09/2023 - Strategic Financial Support: Children & Young People ref: 4000    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Interim - Director Financial Transformation

Decision published: 26/09/2023

Effective from: 18/09/2023


The Council previously agreed to engage specialist support in relation to the transformation of the Children and Young People’s Department, with a specific focus on the re-basing of the Department’s budget, the identification and delivery of savings and specialist support in relation to project Safety Valve.

Lead officer: Sam Evans

15/11/2022 - DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST ref: 3998    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Standards Committee

Made at meeting: 15/11/2022 - Standards Committee

Decision published: 15/09/2023

Effective from: 15/11/2022


There were no declarations of interest made at the meeting.

31/07/2023 - Investment plan linked to supporting families ref: 3997    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director of Operations

Decision published: 11/09/2023

Effective from: 31/07/2023


Investment plan linked to supporting families to focus on
• Improved early support and review for children with SEND
• Increase in early years workers to support early recognition of need and targeted early help in line with Family Hub agenda
• Project lead for family hubs with lead for digital platform
All fixed term for two years from appointment

Lead officer: Jeanette Richards