1. That £2m from the current 2021/2022 budget underspend be put into a hardship relief reserve.
2. That the Chief Finance Officer develops a scheme to provide targeted support to residents of the County Borough who are hardest hit by the cost of living crisis.
Reason for Decisions:
To provide a support scheme for residents of the County Borough who are suffering financial hardship.
Implementation of Decisions:
The decision will be implemented immediately and was supported by the Chairperson of the scrutiny committee held prior to the start of this meeting.