To authorise the Corporate Director - Business
& Environmental Services to submit a bid to the WCAF and the
Corporate Director - Strategic Services to accept the funding, if
Revenue funding up to £150,000 spread over years, 2022-23 and 2023-24.
The funding would provide specialist support to increase the capacity of specialist skills within local authorities, enabling them to accelerate the delivery of tree planting and woodland creation commitments.
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure >£500,000 & Affects from than one division;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/06/2022
This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.
Reason for urgency:
Short notice given by Forestry Commission for submission of bids.
Decision due: 1 Jul 2022 by Executive Member for Open to Business
Lead member: Executive Member for Open to Business
Lead director: Corporate Director of Business and Environmental Services
Corporate Director - Strategic Resources and
Assistant Chief Executive (Legal and Democratic Services)