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Decision details

York Community Recycling Fund

Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change, Executive Member for Environment

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of Report: To present proposals for a £30k Community Recycling Fund following the investment agreed by Executive in July.


Members are asked to approve the details of the fund, including criteria and application process and timescales.


Resolved: (i) That the fund criteria as set out in Paragraphs 8-15 of of the Officer’s report be agreed.


                (ii) That the application process as set out at Paragraphs 17 to 18 in the Officer’s report be agreed.


               (iii) That Officers review support for Community Centres to improve the recycling from their centres, and how they can be fully engaged with the citywide messages to promote recycling.


(iv) That the application process will require a demonstration of outcomes to support recycling in the city, and no grant given would be more than £5k. In the case of over subscription, the Council would reserve the right to reduce the maximum given out pro rata.


Reason:    To improve waste prevention and recycling in York.




Report author: Charlie Croft

Publication date: 06/09/2016

Date of decision: 05/09/2016

Decided at meeting: 05/09/2016 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Environment and Climate Change

Effective from: 08/09/2016

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