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Decision details

New Monitoring Arrangements for Open Space Section 106 Funds

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of Report: To set out a framework to guide the future allocation of public open space Section 106 funding.

The Executive Member will be asked to agree priorities to inform a protocol which will underpin future use of the funding.


This decision has been deferred from the meeting on 11 December 2015 to 29 January 2016 to allow time for consultation.


Resolved:  (i)      That a comprehensive list detailing all open

space s.106 agreements, including any payments due, received or used be published on the Council’s web site as set out in paragraph 9 of the report and that the list be updated at regular intervals.


                   (ii)      That the additional priorities for use of open

space s.106 payments, as set out in paragraph 11 of the report, be approved subject to the wording of bullet point 1 being amended to provide greater clarity.


Reason:              To improve the efficiency and transparency of use of s.106 payments.

Report author: Dave Meigh

Publication date: 29/01/2016

Date of decision: 29/01/2016

Decided at meeting: 29/01/2016 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities

Effective from: 03/02/2016

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