Notice is hereby given in accordance with Regulation 10 of the Local Authorities (Executive Arrangements) (Meetings and Access to Information) (England) Regulations 2012 that it was impracticable to give 28 days’ notice of the taking of the following decision, which is a Key Decision taken under delegated authority by the Executive Member for Climate Change on 1st June 2023:
Mayors Challenge Fund funding for the Talbot Road Active Travel scheme
Notice is further given in accordance with Regulation 11 of the Local Authorities (Executive Arrangements) (Meetings and Access to Information) (England) Regulations 2012 that the same decision was taken on the basis of urgency, and was therefore subject to the provisions of Regulation 11.(1). In accordance with these Regulations, the Chair of the Scrutiny Committee has been advised of this issue, and has agreed that the making of the decision is urgent and cannot reasonably be deferred, for the following reason:
That any delay to the implementation of the decision would increase inflationary pressure on the works contract and delay the start on site of three critical junctions on the Talbot Road active travel corridor.
Decision maker: Executive Member for Climate Change
Decision: 1 Jun 2023
Lead officer: Sharon Walls
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/06/2023
This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.
Reason for urgency: