Issue details

Air Quality Monitoring Station (AQMS) - To approve spend and delegate officer

The objective of the AQMS project is to update the following locations with DEFRA approved air quality monitoring equipment at the air quality monitoring station (AQMS) on Victoria Street, Hereford and to expand the network to include a second AQMS in Leominster.

The budget of £192,000 was approved by Council on the 12th February 2021.
https://councillors.herefordshire.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=291&MId=7829&Ver=4

This non key executive officer decision is to approve the following:-
a. To approve the spend of £192,000 as per the attached business case and budget split.
b. To delegate the operational work of this project to the Assistant Director for Regulatory Environment and Waste.
c. To nominate the Senior Project Manager as spend manager of the project.
d. To confirm that the location for the Leominster AQMS will be location 1 as defined in the attached business case.
e. To procure and organise the supply of the equipment for both locations by March 2022.


Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Greyfriars; Leominster East; Leominster North & Rural; Leominster South; Leominster West;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/08/2021

Decision due: Before 17 September 2021 by Cabinet member housing, regulatory services, and community safety

Lead member: Cabinet member housing, regulatory services, and community safety

Lead director: Assistant Director for Regulatory, Environment and Waste Services

Department: Economy and Place

Contact: Tara Roche Schiavon, Senior Project Manager Email: Tara.RocheSchiavon@herefordshire.gov.uk.

Consultees

AQMS Project Board, BBLP, Property Services and other internal stakeholders.

Documents

  • Air Quality Monitoring Station (AQMS) - To approve spend and delegate officer  

Background papers