Forthcoming Decisions

Forthcoming Decisions

12/02/2021 - Bretton Court Redevelopment Scheme – KEY/15MAR21/04

1. Approve the surrender of the Council’s lease for the ground floor retail units of Bretton Court dated 28th June 2019, subject to the conditions to set out below and to be formalised within the Deed of Surrender

2. Approve the Council entering in to an Agreement for Lease for the ground floor retail units of the new development scheme at Bretton Court, subject to the terms set out below

3.Subject to the terms of the above Agreement for Lease being satisfied, to approve the Council entering in to a New Lease or the ground floor retail units of the new development scheme at Bretton Court

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 12/02/2021


12/02/2021 - £1m Parks Project – KEY/15MAR21/03

Awarding external grant funding to Aragon Direct Services to manage the parks improvement projects following their competitive tendering exercise.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Waste, Street Scene and the Environment

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 12/02/2021


12/02/2021 - Extension of the Delivery of Leisure and Cultural Services – KEY/15MAR21/02

Extension of the delivery of Cultural Services by City Culture Peterborough, and Leisure Services by Peterborough Limited for three years to rationalise and reorganise service delivery in light of the effects of COVID-19. The 3-year extension will give time to properly reorganise, and allow time for the culture and leisure sectors to rebuild in time for future delivery options to be explored from 2024, including direct provision, working with partners, the establishment of a cooperative delivery model, or a public tender exercise.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Recreation

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 12/02/2021


12/02/2021 - To approve the 2021/22 Transport Programme of Works – KEY/15MAR21/01

To approve the 2021/22 Transport Programme of Works, as follows:

- The 2021/22 Integrated Transport Programme;
- The 2021/22 Highway Maintenance Programme
- The 2021/22 Street Lighting Maintenance Programme; and
- The 2021/22 Bridge Maintenance Programme.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 12/02/2021


15/01/2021 - Approval to enter Section 76 Agreement with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group for the provision of Speech and Language Therapy – KEY/15FEB21/01

Approval to enter into a Section 76 Agreement with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group, for the joint delivery of Speech and Language Therapy Services. Decision required to continue to financially contribute to the delivery of Speech and Language Therapy, as part of a jointly commissioned service with the Clinical Commissioning Group.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, Education, Skills and the University

Decision due date: 03/2021

Notice of decision: 15/01/2021


18/12/2020 - Novation of the IS Highways Service from Skanska to M Group Services – KEY/18JAN21/04

Permission is sought to honour the Novation of contracts from Skanska to M Group Services following its acquisition

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 18/12/2020


18/12/2020 - Approval for contract to be awarded to Skanska to deliver detailed design and full business case for Eastern Industries access improvement scheme – KEY/18JAN21/03

The Council has previously received funding of £319k from the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) to deliver the strategic outline business case for Eastern Industries access improvement scheme. Now that these stages are complete, the CPCA is in the process of awarding a further £531k so that the detailed design and full business case can be undertaken. The additional funding for the scheme subject to approval will now total £850k. Approval is required for the contract to be awarded to Skanska to undertake detailed design and full business case for the scheme.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Notice of decision: 18/12/2020


04/12/2020 - Transfer of undertaking relating to Local Transport Functions, from Peterborough City Council to the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority - KEY/04JAN21/05

Return by way of transfer to Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA) of the local transport functions (set out at Article 8 of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority Order 2017 (SI 2017/251)) which were delegated to Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council by way of the CPCA Board Decision of 29.01.2020. The delegation ends on 31 March 2021, after which the undertaking will be delivered by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Charlotte Palmer

Notice of decision: 04/12/2020


04/12/2020 - Note the approval by the Combined Authority of £800k capital grant to PCC to develop a "Cafe Culture" in the City - KEY/04JAN21/02

Note the successful collaboration with the local business community which enabled the successful CPCA grant application. 

 

To recognise the potential for the cafe culture project to alter the fortunes of the city

 

Approve the Capital Review Group recommendation to support the project with £183k capital funding

 

Authorise the Director of Law and Governance in consultation with the Acting Corporate Director Resources, to enter into such legal agreements as may be required to give effect to the recommendation above and the development and operation of the cafe culture project in the city centre including a grant agreement with CPCA and any property agreements

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Central;

Notice of decision: 04/12/2020


04/12/2020 - Procurement of 22 one bedroom flats for the accommodation of people who have previously been rough-sleepers - KEY/04JAN21/01

The decision is to approve the use of £625K capital grant towards the purchase of 22 one bedroom flats. There is a further decision to approve borrowing of up to £1,675,000 from Public Works Loan Board towards the purchase of the 22 one bedroom flats.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Recreation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Notice of decision: 04/12/2020


20/11/2020 - Joint PCC and CCC IT Service Management System

To approve the procurement of a new joint Peterborough City Council [PCC] and Cambridgeshire County Council [CCC] IT Service Management [ITSM] system.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Digital Services and Transformation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Notice of decision: 20/11/2020


20/11/2020 - Mechanism selected for the supply of agency workers – KEY/21DEC20/02

Options appraisal being undertaken for the Council's future supply of agency workers beyond expiry of the current contracts. This decision recommends the option that should be taken forward in the long term.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Digital Services and Transformation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Lead officer: Corporate Director Resources

Notice of decision: 20/11/2020


20/11/2020 - Approval of City Parking Strategy - KEY/21DEC20/01

Cabinet approval is sought for the findings and recommendations of a City Parking Strategy commissioned by the Council from external subject matter experts Royal Haskoning.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 06/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Dave Anderson

Notice of decision: 20/11/2020


06/11/2020 - Selective Licensing of Private Rented Property

Approval to consult on Selective Licensing of Private Rented Property

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Kerry Leishman

Notice of decision: 06/11/2020


06/11/2020 - Variation to the Council's Operational Services Agreement (Peterborough Serco Strategic Partnership Contract): Modification to scope of the PSSP Contract - KEY/7DEC20/02

Variation to the Council's Operational Services Agreement (Peterborough Serco Strategic Partnership Contract): Modification to scope of the PSSP Contract - Business Transformation & Strategic Improvement Service Support element

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Digital Services and Transformation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Notice of decision: 06/11/2020


06/11/2020 - Joint Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council Transport Services DPS - KEY/7DEC20/01

Joint Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council Transport Services DPS for all Education and social care transport procurement.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, Education, Skills and the University

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Bryony Wolstenholme

Notice of decision: 06/11/2020


16/10/2020 - Decision to re-establish a Housing Revenue Account - KEY/16NOV20/03

The decision recommended is that the Council agrees to re-establish a Housing Revenue Account, enabling the authority to begin a programme of housing development and acquisition of affordable social housing to meet local housing need.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 06/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 16/10/2020


16/10/2020 - Recommission Children and Young People's Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Services in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire – KEY/16NOV20/01

To approve a Section 76 Agreement with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group for the delivery and Children and Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Services.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, Education, Skills and the University

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of decision: 16/10/2020


25/09/2020 - COVID Local Economic Recovery Strategy (LERS)

Comment on the draft strategy prepared by Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority (CPCA).

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 05/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Steve Cox

Notice of decision: 25/09/2020


11/09/2020 - Sale of the freehold of the London Road Stadium and the Allia Business Centre - KEY/12OCT20/01

Sale of the freehold of the London Road Stadium and the Allia Business Centre

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Fletton and Stanground;

Lead officer: Peter Carpenter

Notice of decision: 11/09/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The decision will include an exempt annexe. By virtue of paragraph 3, information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).


28/08/2020 - Proposed transfer of the management for the Energy Hub from the CPCA to PCC – KEY/28SEP20/03

The Energy Hub is one of five hubs created and funded by Central Government, which aims to advance new energy schemes, energy saving programmes, carbon reduction and promote renewables. One of the partners of the Hub is required to act as the coordinating and employing organisation. Until now this has been the CPCA, but subject to agreeing suitable terms it is intended that this role will pass to PCC.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Waste, Street Scene and the Environment

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Elliot Smith

Notice of decision: 28/08/2020


28/08/2020 - Disposal of Whitworth Mill – KEY/28SEP20/02

The decision concerns a proposal to sell Whitworth Mill to an under bidder following the withdrawal of the previous bidder.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Fletton and Stanground;

Lead officer: Dave Anderson

Notice of decision: 28/08/2020


07/05/2020 - Acquisition of a freehold commercial property in Peterborough City Centre - KEY/8JUN20/03

Acquisition of a freehold property for a community hub.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Central;

Lead officer: Tristram Hill

Notice of decision: 07/05/2020


07/05/2020 - Award of Community Alarm (Lifeline) Contract to commence 1/10/2021 - KEY/8JUN20/01

Award of Lifeline contract to successful bidder following formal procurement process.

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Decision due date: 06/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Diana Mackay

Notice of decision: 07/05/2020


24/04/2020 - Leisure Facility Options Appraisal

Cabinet Member approval to proceed with the development of a business case to test the viability of a new leisure facility in the city

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Recreation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Lead officer: Dave Anderson

Notice of decision: 24/04/2020


09/04/2020 - Re-implementation of the Millfield, New England, Eastfield and Embankment Public Space Protection Order – KEY/11MAY20/01

The current PSPO for Millfield, New England, Eastfield and Embankment expires in July 2020. Orders can be extended for a further 3 years provided that they are reviewed and extended prior to the order expiring. This decision request will consider the enforcement levels of the current order carried out in the last 3 years, current crime and anti-social behaviour levels for the order area and the outcomes of the consultation with the public and interested parties.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Central; East; North; Park;

Lead officer: Laura Kelsey

Notice of decision: 09/04/2020


27/03/2020 - Approval for Framework for Early Intervention and Prevention Services KEY/27APR20/02

Approval for Pseudo Framework for the commissioning of Early Intervention and Prevention Services in Peterborough

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Sarah Bye

Notice of decision: 27/03/2020


17/01/2020 - Modern Slavery Statement

To review and agree for publication an updated Statement in compliance with the Modern Slavery Act 2015

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Digital Services and Transformation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Amy Brown, Rob Hill

Notice of decision: 17/01/2020


06/12/2019 - The disposal of former playing fields at Angus Court, Westown, Peterborough - KEY/06JAN20/02

Approval to dispose of former playing fields and Angus Court.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: West;

Lead officer: Tristram Hill

Notice of decision: 06/12/2019


06/12/2019 - Disposal of land at 7-23 London Road, Peterborough - KEY/06JAN20/01

Approval to dispose of surplus land to a registered provider for redevelopment to social housing The disposal will be conditional on a successful planning consent; the application has yet to be made.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Central;

Lead officer: Tristram Hill

Notice of decision: 06/12/2019

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
There will be an exempt annex with details of the commercial transaction.


27/09/2019 - Approval of the leasehold disposal of a brownfield site to a care provider

A site has been found for a care home and the Council are currently looking into a leasehold disposal to a care provider who will build a care facility and then contract to provide services to the Council.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Park;

Lead officer: Tristram Hill

Notice of decision: 27/09/2019


13/09/2019 - Approval of funding for the provision of accommodation to reduce homelessness KEY/14OCT19/01

Following Cabinet Decision JAN18/CAB/18 this is a new project to increase the supply of housing and address the demand for accommodation resulting from the increase in homelessness.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing, Culture and Recreation

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Peter Carpenter

Notice of decision: 13/09/2019

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The decision will include an exempt annexe. By virtue of paragraph 3, information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).


02/08/2019 - Contract for remedial works by PCC to the Stanground Bypass – KEY/2SEP19/02

To approve works to the Stanground bypass and authorise the associated package of work to be issued to Skanska Construction UK Limited under the Council’s existing agreement with SKANSKA dated 18th September 2013 (the Highways Services Agreement).

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning and Commercial Strategy and Investments

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Hargate and Hempsted; Stanground South;

Lead officer: Charlotte Palmer

Notice of decision: 02/08/2019


15/03/2019 - Vehicle removal for Parking contravention - KEY/15APR19/02

To ask the Cabinet Member to approve the policy to implement a scheme to remove vehicles of persistent offenders in breach of parking restrictions in the City and to appoint the Local Authority Trading Company to act as the authorised agent of the policy.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Communities

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Adam Payton

Notice of decision: 15/03/2019


04/01/2019 - Disposal of former Barnack Primary School Caretaker House

Delegate authority to the Corporate Director of Growth and Regeneration to dispose of the property.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance

Decision due date: 03/2021

Lead officer: Stuart Macdonald

Notice of decision: 04/01/2019

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons


09/11/2018 - Adoption of the “Dynamic Purchasing System” (DPS) procedure for Public Health contracts with Primary Care providers - KEY/10DEC18/01

To seek the approval to adopt the “Dynamic Purchasing System” (DPS) procedure for contracts with Primary Care providers for the duration of up to five years. The proposals have been approved by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Joint Commissioning Board.

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care, Health & Public Health

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Val Thomas

Notice of decision: 09/11/2018


25/05/2018 - To approve the awarding of contracts to external providers following a competitive tender exercise led by Cambridgeshire County Council. - KEY/25JUNE18/02

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Integrated Adult Social Care and Health

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Cris Green

Notice of decision: 25/05/2018


14/05/2018 - Disposal of freehold in Centre of the City - KEY/12JUN18/01

To delegate authority to the Corporate Director of Growth and Regeneration to sell the property.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Finance

Decision due date: 03/2021

Wards affected: Central;

Lead officer: Peter Carpenter

Notice of decision: 11/05/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The decision will include an exempt annexe. By virtue of paragraph 3, information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).