Bulletin No: IB/1038, Councillors' Information Bulletin - Tuesday, 28th July, 2020

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Delegated Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 34 KB

Delegated planning decisions for the week beginning 20 July 2020 are attached.  Contact for enquiries: Jean McPherson, Group Manager: Development Management on



Chief Executive: Emergency Urgency Decision - Discretionary Business Grants pdf icon PDF 178 KB

The Chief Executive, under the Emergency Urgency Decision powers, has approved the release of Discretionary Business Grant payments up to a cumulative total of £612,750 and delegated authority to the Head of Corporate Finance and the Head of Economy and Planning to take the decisions on individual business grant payments, subject to successful due diligence checks, application assessment and fraud checks.


The decision was taken in consultation with Councillor Lamb (as Leader of the Council), Councillor P Smith (as Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Development), Councillor Crow (as Leader of the Conservative Party) and Councillor Purdy (as Shadow Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Development) who all confirmed their support.



All-Member Seminars

Invitations have been sent out to all Councillors for the following All-Member seminars:


·       District Heat Network Seminar: Thursday 30 July at 6.30pm (note the revised time).

·       Budget and Finance Seminar: Wednesday 23 September at 6.30pm.


Press Releases

Press releases are available at