Decisions

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Decisions published

26/03/2020 - REQUEST FOR USE OF STRATEGIC CHANGE RESERVE ref: 5338    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Member Decisions - Resources

Made at meeting: 26/03/2020 - Executive Member Decisions - Resources

Decision published: 26/03/2020

Effective from: 26/03/2020

Decision:

Approval to the use of the Strategic Change Reserve to fund the new Practice Model across Children and Family Services, Early help and partner agencies for up to 2 years, at a total cost of up to £100,000 over the 2 year implementation.


25/03/2020 - DISPOSAL OF FREEHOLD REVERSIONARY INTEREST – 9 PLANTATION DRIVE, CROESYCEILIOG, CWMBRAN ref: 5337    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 26/03/2020

Effective from: 25/03/2020

Decision:

That the Corporate Asset Manager approves the disposal of the Council’s freehold reversionary interest in respect of 9 Plantation Drive, Croesyceiliog, Cwmbran, subject to the terms contained in this report.

Wards affected: Croesyceiliog South;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


25/03/2020 - DISPOSAL OF FREEHOLD REVERSIONARY INTEREST – 5 NARBETH CRESCENT, LLANYRAVON, CWMBRAN ref: 5336    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 26/03/2020

Effective from: 25/03/2020

Decision:

That the Corporate Asset Manager approves the disposal of the Council’s freehold reversionary interest in respect of 5 Narberth Crescent, Llanyravon, Cwmbran, subject to the terms contained in this report.

Wards affected: Llanyrafon West;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


25/03/2020 - PROPOSED NEW LEASE – SHOP 6 MAENDY SQUARE, WEST PONTNEWYDD, CWMBRAN ref: 5335    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 26/03/2020

Effective from: 25/03/2020

Decision:

That the Corporate Asset Manager approve the grant of a new lease for the occupation of Shop 6 Maendy Square, West Pontnewydd, Cwmbran at an annual rent of £6,000, as per the details contained within this report.

Wards affected: Upper Cwmbran;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


18/03/2020 - PROPOSED LEASE RENEWAL – SHOPS 5 & 7 (AND GARAGE 1) CROESWEN, OAKFIELD, CWMBRAN ref: 5334    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 19/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the Corporate Asset Manager approves the renewal of the lease of Shops 5 & 7 (and garage 1) Croeswen, Oakfield, Cwmbran at an annual rent of £8,000, as per the details outlined in this report.

Wards affected: Llantarnam;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


18/03/2020 - PROPOSED NEW LEASE – SHOP 2, PORTLAND BUILDINGS, COMMERCIAL STREET, PONTYPOOL, TORFAEN ref: 5333    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 19/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

That the Corporate Asset Manager approve the grant of a new lease for the occupation of Shop 2 Portland Buildings, Commercial Street, Pontypool at an annual rent of £5,000, as per the details contained within this report.

Wards affected: Pontypool;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


19/03/2020 - Authorisation of Officers Environmental Health Officers ref: 5332    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 19/03/2020

Effective from: 19/03/2020

Decision:

To authorise additional Proper Officers for the purposes of the Public Health (Control of Diseases) Act 1984 (as amended) following the outbreak of Corona Virus (COVID-19)

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Alison Ward CBE


18/03/2020 - LEAVE OF ABSENCE: SCHEDULE AND GUIDANCE ref: 5331    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Member Decisions - Education

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Executive Member Decisions - Education

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

To issue the revised “Leave of Absence: Schedule and Guidance” and issue to: -

 

·         school governing bodies in Torfaen for consideration and adoption; and

·         Education service area managers who are responsible for managing staff employed on teachers’ terms and conditions of employment or term-time only contracts of employment.


18/03/2020 - CAPABILITY PROCEDURE FOR SCHOOL BASED STAFF ref: 5330    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive Member Decisions - Education

Made at meeting: 18/03/2020 - Executive Member Decisions - Education

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 18/03/2020

Decision:

Approval to issue the revised “Capability Procedure for School Based Staff” to school governing bodies in Torfaen for consideration and adoption.


17/03/2020 - Proposed New Tenancy - Springboard Business Innovation Centre - Zoom Freight Limited ref: 5328    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 18/03/2020

Effective from: 17/03/2020

Decision:

Approval sought to grant a 12 month tenancy agreement to Zoom Freight Limited for Unit 9 Springboard Business Innovation Centre

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Stephen Jarrett


11/03/2020 - TO SEEK APPROVAL OF THE REQUEST FOR FLEXIBLE RETIREMENT OF A SUPPORT AND MONITORING CARE WORKER ref: 5327    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Social Care & Housing

Decision published: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 11/03/2020

Decision:

To request that the Chief Officer of Social Care and Housing consider/approve the request for flexible retirement for JB, currently employed has a Health & Wellbeing support worker within the Emergency Care @ Home Team

Lead officer: Keith Rutherford


16/03/2020 - Honorarium Payments to Children and Family Services Employees ref: 5326    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Social Care & Housing

Decision published: 16/03/2020

Effective from: 16/03/2020

Decision:

To seek approval from the Chief Officer to make a one off honorarium payment to Children and Family Services employees

Lead officer: Keith Rutherford


12/03/2020 - Flexible Retirement - Electrical Maintenance Engineer ref: 5325    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 13/03/2020

Effective from: 12/03/2020

Decision:

Approval sought for flexible retirement following a request from the Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Lead officer: Stephen Jarrett


10/03/2020 - Consultation Response to Welsh Government's Clean Air Plan for Wales ref: 5324    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 13/03/2020

Effective from: 10/03/2020

Decision:

Approval sought to submit Torfaen County Borough Council's response to Welsh Government's Clean Air Plan for Wales

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Stephen Jarrett