Decision Maker: Corporate Director of Strategic Resources
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Following on from decision BES 21 19, by the
Executive Member for Access to recommend to the Corporate Director
Strategic Resources that funding be accepted for the roll-out of a
local full fibre network for public premises throughout North
Yorkshire and that as a consequence, the Corporate Director
Strategic Resources awards the contract to SDC for delivery of the
network, the Corporate Director Strategic Resources along with
NYnet has now awarded the contract to SDC.
*PLEASE NOTE This decision was originally
published on or near the date of the decision and so call in no
longer applies. It has been re-published as part of the change in
committee management system that we use.*
Funding was secured by NYCC for the roll-out of a full fibre network following a bid submitted by NYCC / NYNet. A procurement was subsequently initiated and SDC have successfully been awarded the contract for delivery. This issue has been reported on a number of occasions to the Executive as part of quarterly updates; to full Council through the Executive Member for Access; and through the Superfast North Yorkshire Board. The attached report sets out the background to this decision.
Awarding of contract to other parties –
precluded through procurement process.
Publication date: 28/04/2021
Date of decision: 11/09/2019