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Decisions published

23/11/2020 - HOSTILE VEHICLE MITIGATION (HVM) AND COUNTER TERRORISM (CT) CONSULTANT ref: 1720    Recommendations Approved

To confirm the outcome of the market tender exercise undertaken for Hostile Vehicle Mitigation (HVM) and Counter Terrorism (CT) consultant – to undertake a town-wide HVM and CT strategy and retention of services to support further stages from scheme concept to implementation. 

 

Blackpool Council wishes to appoint MFD International for the contract under a Consultant’s form of contract. 

 

Decision Maker: Director of Communications and Regeneration

Decision published: 23/11/2020

Effective from: 23/11/2020

Decision:

To approve the appointment of MFD International for the above work. 

 


18/11/2020 - ENTERPRISE ZONE - CONSTRUCTION OF A CHANGING AND SOCIAL PAVILION BUILDING, AND ASSOCIATED COACH AND CAR PARK ref: 1719    Recommendations Approved

To confirm the outcome of the recent tender exercise undertaken via the North West Construction Hub (NWCH) for the Construction of a Changing and Social Pavilion Building, and Associated Coach and Car Park.

 

Decision Maker: Director of Communications and Regeneration

Decision published: 23/11/2020

Effective from: 18/11/2020

Decision:

To approve the appointment of Conlon Construction Limited. for the provision of these works.

 


23/11/2020 - LICENSING DECISIONS FOR THE WEEK ENDING 22 NOVEMBER 2020 ref: 1718    Recommendations Approved

The Head of Licensing Service deals with a number of requests for licences under the Licensing Act, the Gambling Act and other pieces of legislations. Details of the licences, applied for and granted are outlined in the report.

Decision Maker: Head of Licensing Service

Decision published: 23/11/2020

Effective from: 23/11/2020

Decision:

The Head of Licensing Service agreed to grant the licences as set out in the attached Appendices.

 

 


16/11/2020 - BLACKPOOL TOWN DEAL : HEADS OF TERMS ref: 1717    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 16/11/2020 - Executive

Decision published: 17/11/2020

Effective from: 20/11/2020


16/11/2020 - DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST ref: 1716    Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Decision Maker: Executive

Made at meeting: 16/11/2020 - Executive

Decision published: 17/11/2020

Effective from: 16/11/2020


16/11/2020 - LICENSING DECISIONS FOR THE WEEK ENDING 15 NOVEMBER 2020 ref: 1715    Recommendations Approved

The Head of Licensing Service deals with a number of requests for licences under the Licensing Act, the Gambling Act and other pieces of legislations. Details of the licences, applied for and granted are outlined in the report.

 

Decision Maker: Head of Licensing Service

Decision published: 16/11/2020

Effective from: 16/11/2020

Decision:

The Head of Licensing Service agreed to grant the licences as set out in the attached Appendices.


13/11/2020 - ESTABLISHMENT OF A FRAMEWORK FOR HIGHWAYS SMALL PAVEMENT WORKS ref: 1713    Recommendations Approved

To seek approval for the appointment of the 12 contractors listed at 2.1 onto a highways small pavement works framework following completion of an Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) tender exercise.

 

Decision Maker: Director for Community and Environmental Services

Decision published: 13/11/2020

Effective from: 13/11/2020

Decision:

To approve the appointment of the following 12 contractors onto a highways small pavement works framework for Highways Services:

 

1 – Colas

2 – Geobear

3 – Henry Williams

4 – Highway Workforce

5 – JMS Lincoln

6 – JPCS

7 – Miles Macadam

8 – Multevo

9 – Multipave

10 – Nu-Phalt

11 – Road Maintenance Services

12 – Velocity

 

 


13/11/2020 - WARD FUNDING ref: 1712    Recommendations Approved

The Council's delegated budgets scheme allocates budgets of £15,000 to each Ward covered for the financial year 2020/2021. The funding for this scheme can be spent on supplementing funding public services, for the benefit of the local community.

 

Councillors Cain and Hobson of Bloomfield Ward have requested £2,650 as funding to the Alley Gates Team for the purchase and installation of an alley gate at Maudland Road.

 

Councillor Hunter of Highfield Ward has requested:

(i)£250 as funding to the Environmental Services Department for the clearance of rubbish from the alleyway at Keasden Avenue.

(ii)£2,803.55 as funding to Foxhall Football Club for equipment and winter football kit for the young people at the Club.

These applications are submitted as solo applications due to Cllr Mrs Henderson MBE being unable to provide a signature due to her current illness.

 

Councillors Mrs Callow and P Callow of Norbreck Ward have requested £2,122.56 as funding to the Parks Department for the purchase and installation of 6 standard trees to be planted at Shore Road.

 

Councillors D Scott and M Scott of Warbreck Ward have requested:

(i)£4,960 as funding to Disability First to deliver IT training sessions targeting older people to enable them to use computer technology.

(ii)£2,115 as funding to St Stephens on the Cliffs Church for venue hire to deliver IT training sessions targeting older people to enable them to use computer technology.

 

 

Decision Maker: Leader of the Council

Decision published: 13/11/2020

Effective from: 19/11/2020

Decision:

To authorise the requests, as submitted.

Lead officer: Lorraine Hurst


13/11/2020 - APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS TO ENFORCE THE HEALTH PROTECTION (CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS) (ENGLAND) (NO. 4) REGULATIONS 2020 ref: 1714    Recommendations Approved

To consider the appointment of officers to enforce the Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions)(England) (No.4) Regulations 2020.

 

Decision Maker: Head of Legal Services

Decision published: 13/11/2020

Effective from: 13/11/2020

Decision:

The Head of Legal Services hereby appoints the following officers to enforce the Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (England) (No.4) Regulations 2020 on behalf of Blackpool Borough Council:

 

Tim Coglan

Lee Petrak

Dave Verity

Oliver Watts

Karl Bischoff

Jennifer Clayton

Nicola Helm

Carolyn Bland

Lindsay Milner

Sarah Longden

Dominic Blackburn


04/11/2020 - CHANGE OF POLLING PLACE IN ANCHORSHOLME WARD, POLLING DISTRICT A1 ref: 1711    Recommendations Approved

To change the polling place for polling district A1 in Anchorsholme ward from the mobile unit sited at Huntington Road/Buckden Close to Anchorsholme Bowling and Social Club, Anchorsholme Park, Anchorsholme Lane West, FY5 1LY.

 

Decision Maker: Chief Executive

Decision published: 10/11/2020

Effective from: 04/11/2020

Decision:

That Anchorsholme Bowling and Social Club, Anchorsholme Park, Anchorsholme Lane West, FY5 1LY be approved as a polling place for the polling district A1.


02/11/2020 - TRAMWAY MAINTENANCE (SUB-ARC WELDING) - FEBRUARY 2021 ref: 1710    Recommendations Approved

To confirm the appointment of a sub-arc welding contractor for Tramway Maintenance Services for Permanent Way assets on Blackpool Promenade. 

 

Blackpool Council wishes to appoint 1 Contractors:

  • Lot 1 (Sub-Arc): Keltbray

 

This is in addition to another Lot (Lot 3 – Rail Replacement subject to a previous ONK decision dated 1 October 2020) which was also won by Keltbray. 

 

Decision Maker: Director for Community and Environmental Services

Decision published: 10/11/2020

Effective from: 02/11/2020

Decision:

To approve the appointment of Keltbray for the works. 

 


09/11/2020 - LICENSING DECISIONS FOR THE WEEK ENDING 8 NOVEMBER 2020 ref: 1709    Recommendations Approved

The Head of Licensing Service deals with a number of requests for licences under the Licensing Act, the Gambling Act and other pieces of legislations. Details of the licences, applied for and granted are outlined in the report.

 

Decision Maker: Head of Licensing Service

Decision published: 09/11/2020

Effective from: 09/11/2020

Decision:

The Head of Licensing Service agreed to grant the licences as set out in the attached Appendices.