Decisions

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Decisions published

05/12/2018 - Blaenavon Townscape Heritage Programme - Grant Approval ref: 4756    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 07/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

Approval sought to award a Townscape Heritage Programme (THP) Property Grant to the Congregational Federation Ltd, owners of Bethlehem Chapel

Wards affected: Blaenavon;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


05/12/2018 - Street Naming & Numbering - Residential Development: 108 Residential Units at Site of Former Police Training College, St Dials, Cwmbran (Phase 2) ref: 4755    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 07/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

Approval sought for the naming and numbering of the new development of 108 residential dwellings at the site of the Former Police Training College, St Dials, Cwmbran (Phase 2)

Wards affected: St Dials;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


05/12/2018 - Proposed New Tenancy - Stall 37, Pontypool Indoor Market ref: 4754    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 07/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

Approval sought for the granting of a 6 month tenancy agreement for Stall 37, Pontypool Indoor Market

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


05/12/2018 - Proposed New Tenancy - Stall 29, Pontypool Indoor Market ref: 4753    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 07/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

Approval sought for the granting of a 6 month tenancy agreement for Stall 29, Pontypool Indoor Market

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


05/12/2018 - Proposed New Tenancy - Stall 18, Pontypool Indoor Market ref: 4752    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 07/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

Approval sought for the granting of a 6 month tenancy agreement for Stall 18, Pontypool Indoor Market

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


06/12/2018 - Increased Capacity and Resilience ICT Commissioning ref: 4751    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 06/12/2018

Effective from: 06/12/2018

Decision:

to put in place extra capacity to support the Head of Financial Services in his role as Chair of the ICT Delivery Group.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Nigel Aurelius


05/12/2018 - PROPOSED NEW LEASE – UNIT 11 SOUTH PONTYPOOL INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PANTEG WAY, NEW INN, PONTYPOOL ref: 4750    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 05/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

It is recommended that the Corporate Asset Manager approve the grant of a new lease for the occupation of Unit 11 South Pontypool Industrial Estate at an annual rent of £4,750, as per the details contained within this report.

Wards affected: Panteg;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


05/12/2018 - WORKS ACCESS LICENCE AGREEMENT - LAND ADJACENT TO THE A4051 AT PANTEG, PONTYPOOL, TORFAEN ref: 4749    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 05/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

It is recommended that the Corporate Asset Manager approves the granting of a licence agreement to Network Rail permitting them to use land within Council ownership adjacent to the A4051 at Panteg, Pontypool. The purpose of the licence is for access whilst they clear vegetation and renew railway palisade fencing on the terms detailed in this report

Wards affected: Panteg;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


05/12/2018 - WORKS COMPOUND LICENCE AGREEMENT – CAR PARK OFF EDLOGAN WAY, CWMBRAN ref: 4748    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 05/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

It is recommended that the Corporate Asset Manager approves the granting of a licence agreement to Western Power Distribution for them to use 3 parking spaces within the Council owned car park off Edlogan Way, Cwmbran. The purpose of the request is to use the area as a works compound for storage of items in association with the installation of underground cables for a new electricity supply to the new Llanfrechfa critical care hospital, as per the terms detailed in this report.

Wards affected: Llantarnam;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


05/12/2018 - TRANSFER OF FREEHOLD REVERSIONARY INTERESTS - BRON AFON COMMUNITY HOUSING TO TORFAEN COUNTY BOROUGH COUNCIL ref: 4747    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 05/12/2018

Effective from: 05/12/2018

Decision:

It is recommended that the Corporate Asset Manager approves the transfer of the various freehold reversionary interests listed in this report from Bron Afon Community Housing to the Council on the terms detailed in the report.

Wards affected: Croesyceiliog North;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


29/11/2018 - Proposed Temporary Prohibition of Pedestrians and Cyclists on Public Footpath No. 286 (part) Cwmbran: Phased Temporary Prohibition of Pedestrians and Cyclists along Canal Towpath from Greenhill Road to Pentre Lane ref: 4745    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 29/11/2018

Effective from: 29/11/2018

Decision:

Approval sought to make a Temporary Prohibition of Pedestrians Order, under the provisions of Section 14(1)(b) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, in respect of the above named footpath

Wards affected: St Dials; Two Locks and Henllys;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


27/11/2018 - Consultation on the risk of redundancy within Torfaen Training ref: 4744    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 29/11/2018

Effective from: 27/11/2018

Decision:

Approval sought to commence consultations with affected staff on the risk or redundancy arising from the ending of a DWP funded contract.

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


23/11/2018 - Street Naming & Numbering - Residential Development: Phase 3, South Sebastopol - 181 Dwellings ref: 4743    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Neighbourhoods, Planning, Public Protection

Decision published: 29/11/2018

Effective from: 23/11/2018

Decision:

Approval sought for the naming and numbering for Phase 3 of the South Sebastopol major residential development.

Wards affected: Panteg; Pontnewydd; Upper Cwmbran;

Lead officer: Rachel Jowitt


28/11/2018 - RENT REVIEW - STATION ROAD CAR PARK, GRIFFITHSTOWN, PONTYPOOL ref: 4742    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Assistant Chief Executive (Resources)

Decision published: 28/11/2018

Effective from: 28/11/2018

Decision:

It is recommended that the Corporate Asset Manager approves that the Council agrees with the landlord that the rent payable for land used as a public car park situated on Station Road, Griffithstown, Pontypool is increased to the new rental figure of £1,334 per annum, as per the terms contained within this report.

Wards affected: Panteg;

Lead officer: Victor Mbvundula


20/11/2018 - Request to Make a Minor Amendment to the Central Management Support and Adult Services ABS Structures ref: 4741    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 27/11/2018

Effective from: 20/11/2018

Decision:

To request the approval of the Chief Executive to amend the line management arrangements of 1.6 fte Business Support posts and adjust the staffing structure in the Adults Services Hub

Lead officer: Alison Ward CBE


21/11/2018 - Flying Start Database ref: 4740    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Chief Officer Education

Decision published: 23/11/2018

Effective from: 21/11/2018

Decision:

To approve the updates to the Flying Start Outreach policy.

Wards affected: Abersychan; Blaenavon; Fairwater; Greenmeadow; Pontnewydd; Snatchwood; St Cadocs & Penygarn; St Dials; Two Locks and Henllys; Upper Cwmbran;

Lead officer: Dermot McChrystal