Decisions

Forthcoming decisions

25/11/2021 - Communications Strategy 2022-2024

To approve a revision of the council’s Communications Strategy for 2022-2024 to align with the County Plan and to improve the way the council communicates with its stakeholders, including residents, staff and partners.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 24/02/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alexandra Floyd

Notice of decision: 25/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


22/11/2021 - Peterchurch Primary School Rebuild

To approve the RIBA Stage 3 Design and Cost Estimate for the rebuilding of Peterchurch Primary School and to seek approval of recommendation to proceed with RIBA Stage 4 design and construction of a new school.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 26/05/2022

Wards affected: Golden Valley North;

Lead officer: Michael Griffin, Susan White

Notice of decision: 22/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


19/11/2021 - Delivery Plan 2022/23

To agree the council's Delivery Plan for 2022/23, setting out the key deliverables for the year.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 24/02/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Paul Harris

Notice of decision: 19/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


17/11/2021 - Citizens Assembly and Participatory Budgeting

For Cabinet to consider and approve the allocation of funding towards citizens assembly and participatory budgeting when approving the 2022/23 budget.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 17/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


17/11/2021 - 2022/23 council tax setting report

To set the council tax and precepts for 2022/23.

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 04/03/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 17/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


16/11/2021 - Grant acceptance and Purchase of accommodation to meet strategic housing priorities, as a consequence of the restrictions caused by Covid-19

To accept grant and approve the acquisition of up to six properties

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Tina Wood

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


16/11/2021 - 2022/23 Budget setting

To approve the 2022/23 budget and associated medium term financial strategy and treasury management strategy.

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 08/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


16/11/2021 - 2022/23 Budget setting

To agree the draft 2022/23 budget and associated medium term financial strategy and treasury management strategy for recommendation to Council on 11 February.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 27/01/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021


16/11/2021 - 2022/23 council tax reduction scheme

To recommend to Council the 2022/23 local council tax reduction scheme.

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 27/01/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021


16/11/2021 - 2022/23 council tax reduction scheme

To approve the 2022/23 local council tax reduction scheme.

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 11/02/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


16/11/2021 - Subsidies to Parish Council - Parish Lengthsman Grant 2021/22

To approve expenditure of £250k on the parish lengthsman grant scheme.

Decision Maker: Cabinet member Infrastructure and transport

Decision due date: 16/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: John Manterfield

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


16/11/2021 - Commissioning of Highway related S106 works through the Public Realm Contract

To enable the commissioning and delivery of a set of highways and transportation schemes funded by the associated S106 agreements.

Decision Maker: Cabinet member Infrastructure and transport

Decision due date: 15/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: John Manterfield, Justine Burnett

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


15/11/2021 - Herefordshire’s Better Care Fund (BCF) 2021-22

To approve Herefordshire’s better care fund (BCF) and integration plan 2021-22.

Decision Maker: Health and wellbeing board

Decision due date: 06/12/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Marie Gallagher

Notice of decision: 15/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


15/11/2021 - Annual review of the council's Information access and Information Governance requirements

To inform the committee of performance in the areas of complaints, data incidents and requests for information made to the council over the municipal year 2020/21

Decision Maker: Audit and governance committee

Decision due date: 24/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Carol Trachonitis

Notice of decision: 15/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


15/11/2021 - Hereford Shire Hall Capital Improvement Scheme

To approve expenditure for the preferred option to refurbish and renovate Hereford Shire Hall, addressing long term maintenance needs, building defects and structural failures.

Decision Maker: Cabinet member commissioning, procurement and assets

Decision due date: 07/2022

Wards affected: Central;

Lead officer: David Jones, Sarah Jowett

Notice of decision: 15/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


10/11/2021 - Market Town Investment Plans

To approve the Market Town Investment Plan (MTIP) for each of Herefordshire’s market towns. Through local engagement each MTIP identifies the vision for the future economic development of the town together with a programme of potential projects that support the delivery of the vision. To approve next steps in the development of business projects that have been identified and prioritised by stakeholders as part of the MTIP review process in order to seek the funding from the most appropriate source.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 16/12/2021

Wards affected: Bromyard Bringsty; Bromyard West; Kington; Ledbury North; Ledbury South; Ledbury West; Leominster East; Leominster North & Rural; Leominster South; Leominster West; Ross East; Ross North; Ross West;

Lead officer: Tara Roche Schiavon

Notice of decision: 10/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


10/11/2021 - Annual independent reviewing officers report

To receive and scrutinise the annual independent reviewing officers report

Decision Maker: Children and young people scrutiny committee

Decision due date: 23/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Matthew Sampson

Notice of decision: 10/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


10/11/2021 - Children Improvement Plan - Progress Update

To update the committee on the progress concerning the Children's Services improvement journey

Decision Maker: Children and young people scrutiny committee

Decision due date: 23/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Jean Saunders

Notice of decision: 10/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


10/11/2021 - 2020/21 external audit findings report

To consider the external auditors audit finding report on the councils statement of accounts for the year ended 31 March 2021.

Decision Maker: Audit and governance committee

Decision due date: 24/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 10/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


10/11/2021 - 2020/21 Statement of accounts

To approve the 2020/21 statement of accounts and associated letter of representation to Grant Thornton, the external auditors.

Decision Maker: Audit and governance committee

Decision due date: 24/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Josie Rushgrove

Notice of decision: 10/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


09/11/2021 - Yazor Brook Flood Alleviation Scheme (DRP)

To conclude the feasibility stage of the work completed to date and agree the next steps and funding for design stage

Decision Maker: Cabinet member environment and economy

Decision due date: 28/02/2022

Wards affected: Credenhill;

Lead officer: Sarah Caple, Philip Huggett

Notice of decision: 09/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


08/11/2021 - Future Delivery of Public Rights of Way (PROW) & Traffic Regulation Orders (TRO)

To approve the transfer of the Public Rights of Way (PROW) and Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) services currently under the terms and conditions of the Public Realm Contract (2013) to allow Herefordshire Council to directly deliver the service to meet changing requirements and the future service vision.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 27/01/2022

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Paul Kennedy

Notice of decision: 08/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open


08/11/2021 - Annual report on code of conduct

To enable the committee to be assured that high standards of conduct continue to be promoted
and maintained. To provide an overview of how the arrangements for dealing with complaints are
working together with views from the latest standards panel sampling review.

Decision Maker: Audit and governance committee

Decision due date: 24/11/2021

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Claire Ward

Notice of decision: 08/11/2021

Anticipated restriction: Open