Decisions

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Decisions published

03/12/2019 - Quarterly Corporate Budget Monitor - Quarter 2 2019/20 ref: 1315    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

To provide a report on finance and performance monitoring for East Herts Council for 2019/20 as at 30 September 2019.

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 03/12/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 03/12/2019

Effective from: 13/12/2019

Decision:

(A)            the projected revenue budget forecast underspend of £37k in 2019/20 be noted;  (B) the capital budget for 2019/20 is £78.319m, of which £62.787m is to be carried forward to future years be noted;  (C) the reported performance for the period April 2019 to September 2019 be noted;  (D) it is agreed to fund, up to £100k, of planning costs relating the recent Little Hadham planning application issues from the New Home Bonus priority spend reserve; and (E) it is agreed that equalisation reserves are used to offset the Planning service under achievement of income by £150k.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Isabel Brittain


03/12/2019 - Determination of Article 4 Direction on Employment Areas ref: 1312    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 03/12/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 03/12/2019

Effective from: 13/12/2019

Decision:

That (A) the making of a non-immediate Article 4 direction to remove Permitted Development Rights to convert buildings or land currently in B1(a), B1(c) or B8 use into C3 use in the Designated Employment Areas in East Herts Council’s adopted District Plan, as detailed in Essential Reference Paper ‘B’, be approved; and

(B) authority be delegated to the Head of Planning and Building Control, acting in consultation with the Executive Member for Planning and Growth, to commence public consultation on the non-immediate Article 4 direction and confirm the Article 4 direction having considered the outcome of the public consultation unless material amendments to the direction are required following public consultation in which case, a report will be brought back to the Executive for consideration.

 

Lead officer: Ben Wood


03/12/2019 - Hertfordshire Growth Board ref: 1314    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

To agree the core objectives and aims of working through the Hertfordshire Growth Board and the principles of partnership between the parties to the agreement, and to set out what is in and what is not within the scope of the work of the Hertfordshire Growth Board.

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 03/12/2019 - Executive

Decision published: 03/12/2019

Effective from: 13/12/2019

Decision:

That the Executive agrees the Hertfordshire Growth Board - Memorandum of Understanding set out as Essential Reference paper B to the report.

Lead officer: Richard Cassidy