Forthcoming Decisions

Forthcoming Decisions

03/01/2018 - Capital Strategy for Schools – Condition Led Capital Investment Programme, 2017/18 and part 2018/19

Report to seek approval for the expenditure of the Education and Skills Funding Agency Schools Condition allocation

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Justin Rawcliffe

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Appendix 'A' will contain exempt information as defined in Paragraph 3 of Part 1 of
Schedule 12A to the Local Government Act 1972. This section of the report contains
information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person
(including the authority holding that information). It is considering that in all the
circumstances of the case the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs
the public interest in disclosing the information.


03/01/2018 - Cuerden Strategic Site Delivery Update

To provide an update on key delivery elements of the scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: Moss Side & Farington;

Lead officer: Chris Dyson

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The report will provide an update on the delivery mechanisms for the Cuerden Strategic Site and will reference development/delivery options with Third Parties and associated commercially confidential information.


03/01/2018 - Highways and Transport Capital Programme

This report requests approval of certain amendments to the Highways and Transport Capital Programmes in order to meet emerging priorities and to respond to some unanticipated service demands.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Lead officer: Janet Wilson

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Joint Commissioning Arrangements for Children and Young People's Special Education Needs or Disabilities Provision - North Lancashire

To agree that the County Council enters in to a Joint Commissioning Agreement and becomes an Associate to a contract led by Fylde and Wyre CCG for the provision of children and young people's Speech and Language and OT Services in North Lancashire. Speech and Language service provision will be based upon a refreshed service specification which is subsequently intended to be adopted across the Lancashire County Council footprint.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Rachel Blundell

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II


03/01/2018 - Preston Western Distributor, East West Link Road and Cottam Link Road and Realignment of Footpath Network - Making (Signing and Sealing) and advertising of the Lancashire County Council (Preston Western Distributor, East West Link and Cottam Link Roa

Authorisation to make and advertise the compulsory purchase orders and side road orders necessary to acquire the land and adjust the existing highway network to enable the construction of the Preston Western Distributor Road, the East West Link Road and the Cottam Link Road.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: Fylde East; Preston Rural; Preston South West; Preston West;

Lead officer: Phil Wilson

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Provides information relating to individuals private business in relating to land holdings


03/01/2018 - Preliminary Review of the County Council Policy on Fire Suppression Measures in Schools ahead of Government Direction

Preliminary Review of the County Council policy on fire suppression measures in schools ahead of Government direction.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Mel Ormesher

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Lancashire County Council (Various Roads, Chorley, Fylde, Pendle, Preston, Rossendale, South Ribble, West Lancashire and Wyre Boroughs) (Revocation, 30mph, 40mph, 50mph and De-Restricted Road (August No1) Speed Limits) Order 201*

To introduce a number of Speed Limit restrictions and reductions on the roads to improve road safety for road users and local communities and to address anomalies in the original Traffic Regulation Order to amend and clarify the restrictions.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: Chorley North; Chorley Rural East; Chorley South; Fylde East; Fylde West; Pendle Rural; Penwortham West; Preston West; Rossendale South; Skelmersdale Central; Skelmersdale East; Skelmersdale West; South Ribble East; South Ribble West; West Lancashire East;

Lead officer: Kathryn Eastland, Tracey Price

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Report on the outcome of the consultation of library opening hours

The library service has consulted on the opening hours of its libraries and this report will feedback the outcome of that consultation and make recommendations on the opening hours that should now be implemented.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Gareth Jones, Steve Lloyd

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Co-ordinated Admissions Scheme 2019/20 - Determination of the Qualifying Scheme

This report relates to timetable which admission authorities in Lancashire will follow when administering school admissions during the academic year 2019/20

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Nan Hogg, Debbie Ormerod

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Determination of Relevant Area for Consultation on Admission Arrangements for Lancashire Maintained Schools and Academies for 2020/21, 2021/22 and 2022/23

This piece of work relates to the consultation areas which admission authorities must use when changing criterion/a within their admission arrangements.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Nan Hogg

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Determination of Admission Arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Primary and Secondary Schools and Sixth Forms for the School Year 2019/20

To determine the Admission Numbers and Admission Arrangements of Lancashire's Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools for the academic year 2019/20

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Nan Hogg

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part I


03/01/2018 - Proposals Relating to Libraries

Proposals and progress relating to Libraries

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Lead officer: Mel Ormesher, Beverley Reid

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The report and its appendices contain sensitive information about the market value of buildings and the commercial operations of external organisations.


03/01/2018 - Community Asset Transfers

The report sets out proposals in relation to premises where community asset transfers requests have been received and the provision of Independent Community Libraries.

 

This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order No. 25 have been complied with.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Lead officer: Mel Ormesher, Beverley Reid

Notice of decision: 03/01/2018

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The report and its appendices contain sensitive information about the market value of buildings and the commercial operations of external organisations.


13/12/2017 - Bacup Townscape Heritage Initiative

The Bacup Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI), promoted by Rossendale Borough Council (RBC), is a public realm improvement scheme proposed for the town centre focused around St James Square and associated side roads.

This report requests approval to
i) Award the tender to the winning contractor
ii) Approve acceptance of staged payments from RBC and
iii) Approve addition of the income addition into the 2018/19 capital programme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: Rossendale East; Whitworth & Bacup;

Lead officer: Paul Freeman

Notice of decision: 13/12/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


13/12/2017 - Programme of Works to Operational Buildings

This report sets out recommendations relating to programme of works to operational/public facing buildings.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Sue Haworth, Mel Ormesher, Emma Pearse

Notice of decision: 13/12/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part II


13/12/2017 - Review of Registration Fees

A report making recommendations of changes to registration fees following review

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Steve Lloyd

Notice of decision: 13/12/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


01/12/2017 - Local Member Grant - Rossendale Football Community Trust Limited

Decision Maker: Local Councillor Decision - Rossendale East

Decision due date: Not before 16/10/2017

Divisions affected: Rossendale East;

Lead officer: Heather Gittins

Notice of decision: 01/12/2017


08/11/2017 - Asset Management

Proposals relating to asset management in relation to premise compliance.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Mel Ormesher

Notice of decision: 08/11/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part II


08/11/2017 - Proposed M55 to St Annes Link Road

This report provides an update on the latest cost estimate and funding arrangements relating to the proposed link road

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Lead officer: Neil Stevens

Notice of decision: 08/11/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part II

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Includes information regarding funding from a private developer


11/10/2017 - Lancashire County Council Dementia Strategy

Lancashire County Councils Dementia Strategy 2018 - 2023. Five year strategy to facilitate the development of Dementia Friendly Lancashire.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Clare Mattinson, Natalie Burfitt

Notice of decision: 11/10/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


11/10/2017 - Cuerden – Land Sale Proposals

Cuerden – Land Sale Proposals

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: Moss Side & Farington;

Lead officer: Chris Dyson

Notice of decision: 11/10/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
Commercially sensitive information regarding sale of land


11/10/2017 - McKenzie Street and Station road, Bamber Bridge, South Ribble Borough Revocation, prohibition of Waiting and Restriction of Waiting Traffic Regulation Order

Introduction of a Traffic Regulation Order in order to ensure the safe operation of proposed road layout. It is considered that parking restrictions are required to ensure that the highway remains clear.


Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: Lostock Hall & Bamber Bridge; Moss Side & Farington; South Ribble East;

Lead officer: Kathryn Eastland

Notice of decision: 11/10/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


11/10/2017 - Clitheroe Ribblesdale High School -Proposed Capital Project to Facilitate School Expansion

Capital building project to expand the school to accommodate the proposed increase in the planned admission number from 255 to 285 from September 2018 resulting in a total capacity of 1425 pupils.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: Clitheroe;

Lead officer: Sarah Welch

Notice of decision: 11/10/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part II  - view reasons

Explanation of anticipated restriction:
The report will contain confidential financial information for commercial reasons.


13/09/2017 - Implementation of the Care Act 2014 - Approval of Revised Adult Social Care Policies and Procedures incorporating Information and Advice and Prisons and Approved Premises

A comprehensive review of the county council's adult social care policies, procedures and guidance is currently underway and key policy documents have been identified for review and revision as part of a phased programme, as approved by the Cabinet Member for Adult and Community Services on 9 March 2016.

This phased programme continues with the submission of a number of new policy, procedures and guidance documents, as listed in the report.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 01/02/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Kieran Curran

Notice of decision: 13/09/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


13/09/2017 - Lancashire County Council's Market Position Statement

The Market Position Statement is a public document describing the county’s current social care market and outlining the council’s future commissioning intentions toward the market.

The Statement provides information on a range of adult social care services and offers detail on our preferred models of practice and commissioning, how the quality of services can be improved, our plans to support choice and innovation and how council budgets will affect services in the future.

The Statement is being submitted to Cabinet for approval.


Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 08/03/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Kieran Curran

Notice of decision: 13/09/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


13/09/2017 - Winter Service Review

It is proposed to update the existing Winter Service Plan including a proposal to lower the treatment intervention level. At present LCC's treatment level is for forecast road surface temperatures (RST's) to fall below +1.0C, the proposal is to lower this level to falling below +0.5C

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision due date: 10/05/2018

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Lead officer: Harvey Danson

Notice of decision: 13/09/2017

Anticipated restriction: Part I


04/08/2017 - Notice of Intention to Conduct Business in Private - Report on the Service Delivery and Performance of the County Council's Waste Disposal Company

Decision Maker: Cabinet Committee on Performance Improvement

Decision due date: 12/09/2017

Lead officer: Steve Scott

Notice of decision: 04/08/2017


22/06/2016 - Notice of Intention to Conduct Business in Private - Report on the Service Delivery and Performance of the County Council's Waste Disposal Company

The Cabinet Committee on Performance Improvementwill consider a report from the Director of Community Services.

Decision Maker: Cabinet Committee on Performance Improvement

Decision due date: 25/07/2016

Lead officer: Sarah Palmer

Notice of decision: 22/06/2016


27/02/2015 - Notice of Intention to Conduct Business in Private

Decision Maker: Cabinet Committee on the Lancashire County Commercial Group

Decision due date: 19/03/2015

Notice of decision: 27/02/2015


05/01/2015 - Notice of Intention to Conduct Business in Private

Notice is hereby given in accordance with Regulations 5(4) and 6 of the Local Authorities (Executive Arrangements) (Meetings and Access to Information) (England) Regulations 2012 that this meeting is likely to move into private session to consider the item listed as "Quarterly Report on the Service Delivery and Performance of the County Council's Waste Disposal Company – January 2015".

 

Decision Maker: Cabinet Committee on Performance Improvement

Decision due date: 04/02/2015

Divisions affected: None;

Lead officer: Dave Gorman

Notice of decision: 05/01/2015