Recorded Vote status:Carried
Recorded Vote status:Rejected
1) Council agrees to retain
the current policy for concessionary rents scheme for the Voluntary
and Community Sector.
2) Council agrees to
end the current councillor community grants scheme and revert back
to the grants panel of elected members for the distribution of
grants which is now at £145k (£5,000 x 29 members) and
to be distributed as previously to set criteria as set by the
council and its priorities.
3) Council continue with and fund the
£75k financial advice and problem solving contract.
The Council remove the meanwhile type lease
from option 5, as unanimously approved by the Overview and Scrutiny
Committee on Thursday 9th January, 2020
Option Five in the report
be approved, whereby the Council ends
the Concessionary Rents Scheme but provides a stepped down
transition over a 3 year period paid for out of a reduced VCS
grants pot of £175k of which £50k will be allocated to
a Financial Advice and Problem Solving grant.