Decisions

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Decisions published

10/07/2024 - Barnsley MBC Productivity Plan 2024/25 (Cab.10.7.2024/7) ref: 2888    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 10/07/2024 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/07/2024

Effective from: 17/07/2024

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet endorses the Productivity Plan for 2024/25 for submission to Government and publication on the council’s website.


10/07/2024 - Organising an Event that Impacts on the Public Highway (Cab.10.7.2024/9) ref: 2890    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 10/07/2024 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/07/2024

Effective from: 17/07/2024

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet:-

 

1.    Support the introduction of the Highways Guidance Note – “Organising an event that impacts the public highway” with immediate effect; and

 

2.    Authorise the Executive Director Growth & Sustainability to implement any required adjustments to the guidance note, to ensure it includes the most relevant information for event organisers.


10/07/2024 - Amendments to the Constitution (Cab.10.7.2024/6) ref: 2887    Recommmend Forward to Council

To update the Constitution in four areas.

 

Full Council – 25 July 2024

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 10/07/2024 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/07/2024

Effective from: 10/07/2024

Decision:

RECOMMENDATION TO FULL COUNCIL ON 25 JULY 2024

 

RESOLVED that Cabinet recommends to Full Council the constitution be updated to:-

 

1.    Amend the Section 3c, Part 2 of the constitution to clarify the Cabinet delegations to Cabinet Spokespersons as contained in Appendix B; and

 

2.    Amend Section 3a of the constitution to update the terms of reference for the Audit and Governance Committee as contained in Appendix C; and

 

3.    In accordance with Section 9FB of the Local Government Act 2000, the power to appoint the Statutory Scrutiny Officer be delegated to the Monitoring Officer to designate an officer from the Governance Service for this role; and

 

4.    That the Monitoring Officer be empowered to make minor amendments to the constitution.


10/07/2024 - Changes to Statutory Guidance on Working Together to Improve School Attendance (Cab.10.7.2024/8) ref: 2889    Recommendations Approved

For Cabinet to consider the impact of the changes which will take effect from the beginning of the Autumn Term 2024.

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Made at meeting: 10/07/2024 - Cabinet

Decision published: 10/07/2024

Effective from: 17/07/2024

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet approves the measures required to be taken by the Council to support the implementation of the changes in statutory guidance from September 2024, as set out in the outline plan.


29/04/2024 - Proposed 30mph speed limit on A635 Barugh Green Road, Higham in Barnsley (ODD/018/2024) ref: 2892    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director Growth and Sustainability

Decision published: 04/07/2024

Effective from: 29/04/2024

Decision:

The proposals to be advertised and any objections to be the subject of a report to Cabinet. If there are no objections the Head of Highways & Engineering and the Head of Legal Services be authorised to make and implement the Order.


29/04/2024 - Proposed ‘No Waiting At Any Time’ restrictions on Higham Common Road, Hermit Lane and Un-named Access Road, Higham in Barnsley (ODD/017/2024) ref: 2891    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Director Growth and Sustainability

Decision published: 04/07/2024

Effective from: 29/04/2024

Decision:

The proposals to be advertised and any objections to be the subject of a report to Cabinet. If there are no objections the Head of Highways & Engineering and the Head of Legal Services be authorised to make and implement the Order.