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Decisions recommendations approved (subject to call-in)

24/02/2021 - Emergency Planning Calders Agreement ref: 6308    Recommendations Approved

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, it is not possible to run a Rest Centre in response to an emergency in the previous manner. The use of hotel accommodation will assist in providing “isolated” accommodation for those who are critically vulnerable and not positive cases.
Calders Conferencing have rapid 24/7 access to a wide selection of hotels across the area, which would provide more rapid solutions to this type of accommodation, than trying to source this ourselves.

Decision Maker: Assistant Director (Finance & IT) & Section 151 Officer

Decision published: 28/01/2021

Effective from: 24/02/2021


To sign the Enabling Agreement with Calder's Conference and World of Travel, in line with Government guidance and through Crown Commercial Procurement Service, for provision of emergency hotel accommodation in the event of an emergency requiring evacuation, and to deliver COVID secure emergency accommodation in line with Government Guidance.

Lead officer: John Higgins

27/01/2021 - Terms for a new lease over land & property, Boating Lake, Lower Marine Parade, Dovercourt ref: 6302    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council and Corporate Finance & Governance Portfolio Holder

Decision published: 27/01/2021

Effective from: 04/02/2021


(a)    To agree the principle of granting a new lease over the Boating Lake and adjacent property, Lower Marine Parade, Dovercourt; and


(b)    To also agree the terms for the grant of that new lease and to authorise the Corporate Director (Operations and Delivery) to complete the transaction on the agreed terms and on such other terms as he considers appropriate.

Wards affected: Dovercourt All Saints;

Lead officer: Izaac Marshall