Decisions

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Decisions published

08/10/2019 - West Suffolk Asset Management Strategy and Plan ref: 633    Recommmend Forward to Council

The Cabinet will be asked to consider recommending to Council the adoption of a new Asset Management Strategy and associated Management Plan.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/10/2019

Effective from: 08/10/2019

Decision:

RECOMMENDED to COUNCIL :

That:

 

(1)     the West Suffolk Asset Management Strategy attached at Appendix A to Report No: CAB/WS/19/037, be approved; and

 

(2)     the delegations for property acquisitions as outlined in the Asset Management Plan attached at Appendix B, be approved and funded through the Investing in Growth Fund to be brought in line with those for non-property transactions from the same fund, as set out in Section 2.4 of Report No: CAB/WS/19/037.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Julie Baird


08/10/2019 - Recommendations of the Overview and Scrutiny Committee: 2 September 2019 - West Suffolk Homelessness Reduction and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2018-2023 ref: 632    For Determination

In response to fundamental changes to legislation and additional duties introduced through the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017, a new Homelessness Reduction Strategy for West Suffolk was adopted in June 2018.

 

The Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government introduced its Rough Sleeping Strategy in August 2018 and a delivery plan in December 2018.  It requires local authorities to update their Homelessness Reduction Strategies and rebadge them to include rough sleeping.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/10/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/10/2019

Effective from: 18/10/2019

Decision:

RESOLVED:

That:

 

(1)     the revised West Suffolk Homelessness Reduction and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2018-2023 (Appendix 1 to Report No: CAB/WS/19/035), be approved;

 

(2)     the performance of the Housing Options and Homelessness Team in the evidence base (Appendix A to Report No: CAB/WS/19/035), be noted;

 

(3)     progress made against the Homelessness Reduction and Rough Sleeping Strategy delivery plan (Appendix B to Report No: CAB/WS/19/035), be noted; and

 

(4)     the new West Suffolk Temporary Accommodation Procurement and Placement Policy (Appendix C to Report No: CAB/WS/19/035), be approved.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Davina Howes