Decisions

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Decisions published

08/05/2019 - Housing Benefits Write Offs (Exempt under Paragraph 14) ref: 2012    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Wards affected: Margam;


08/05/2019 - Community Councils Minor Projects Scheme Application ref: 2011    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Decision:

That a grant of ******* be paid to Clyne and Melincourt Community Council, in accordance with the Minor Projects Grants Scheme. Payment to be made on receipt of paid invoices together with a copy bank statement.

Wards affected: Resolven;


08/05/2019 - Miscellaneous Grant Fund Application ref: 2010    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Decision:

1.                          That grant assistance of £1,485 be awarded towards the annual lease of land and pavilion at Port Talbot Town Football Club, Vivian Park Memorial Park, Port Talbot, subject to review in line with rent reviews, be approved;

 

2.                          That grant assistance of £2,900 be awarded towards the annual lease of Pantyffordd Hall, Onllwyn, for one year only, to be further considered for next financial year once the lease agreement and charitable arrangements have been finalised, be approved.

Wards affected: Onllwyn; Sandfields East;


08/05/2019 - Business Rates Write Offs (Exempt under Paragraph 14) ref: 2013    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet (Finance) Sub Committee

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Wards affected: Neath North;


08/05/2019 - Annual Governance Statement 2018-2019 ref: 2008    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Decision:

That:-

 

1.                          the progress made on the Corporate Governance improvement work undertaken during 2018-2019 be noted;

 

2.                          the Annual Governance Statement 2018-2019 as detailed at Appendix 1 to the circulated report, be approved;

 

3.                          the proposed Corporate Governance improvement work to be undertaken during 2019-2020 as detailed at Appendix 1 to the circulated report, be approved.

 

Wards affected: (All Wards);


08/05/2019 - Members Community Fund - Seven Sisters ref: 2009    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Decision:

That the installation of an Ability Swing and improvements to the play provision at Ynysdawley Playing Fields, Nant y Cafn, Seven Sisters, be approved, and that Councillor Steve K. Hunt's allocation of £10,000 under the Members Community Fund, be awarded.

Wards affected: Seven Sisters;


08/05/2019 - Centre of Rail Excellence in Wales ref: 2007    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 08/05/2019 - Cabinet

Decision published: 08/05/2019

Effective from: 08/05/2019

Decision:

That

 

1.                          the Council enter into the Joint Venture Agreement with Powys County Council and the Welsh Government, as detailed at Appendix 1 to the circulated report (subject to those authorities entering into it);

 

2.                          delegated authority be granted to the Chief Executive and Head of Legal Services to make any minor drafting amendments that are required necessary to the Joint Venture Agreement, in consultation with the Leader of the Council;

 

3.                          the Chief Executive be nominated as the Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council’s Representative to the Steering Group as detailed in the Joint Venture Agreement and that the Chief Executive be granted delegated authority to appoint a nominee to act in his place in the event that he is unable to attend a Steering Group meeting;

 

4.                          the Chief Executive be granted delegated authority in consultation with the Leader of Council and the Cabinet Member for Regeneration and Sustainable Development, the terms and conditions of any subsequent ancillary matters including arrangements for the site that might be necessary.

 

Wards affected: Onllwyn; Seven Sisters;