Decision details

Authorisation to Release funding for Recreation Provisions secured under S106 Agreements dated 11 June 2014 for Attleborough Town Council: Reference: D39/20

Decision Maker: Executive Member for Finance and Growth

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Authorisation to release funding for recreation provisions secured under Section 106 Legal Agreements dated 11th June 2014, relating to planning permission 3PL/2013/1084/F, 3PL/2012/1259/F dated 3rd April 2014 and 3PL/2013/0413/F dated 16th September 2013.

Decision:

To release the funds received from open space and recreation contribution held by the Council in accordance with 3 x Section 106 Agreements dated 11th June 2014, in relation to planning permission 3PL/2013/1084/F (£5694.83), 3PL/2012/1259/F dated 3rd April 2014 (£81,247.00 and 3PL/2013/0413/F dated 16th September 2013 (£7101.28).

 

Totalling £94,043.11 for the refurbishment of London Road Play Area, in Attleborough.

 

In view of the comments received by the Ward Representatives.  The Council has asked for a caveat to the decision, requiring Attleborough Town Council to use up to £7000 to undertake some public consultation on the preferred designs of the play area.

 

Reasons for the decision:

Having taken all consultees responses into account.  The Council has added a caveat to the decision, requiring Attleborough Town Council to use up to £7000 to undertake further public consultation on the preferred designs of the play area.  This work is consistent with the requirements within the S106 Agreements as detailed in the report.

 

It is therefore recommended that delegated authority be granted to release the funds of £5694.83 from the open space contribution held by the Council in accordance with S106 Agreement dated 11th June 2014 under planning application 3PL/2013/1084/F), release £81,247.00 from S106 dated 3rd April 2014 under planning application 3PL/2012/1259/F and £7101.28 from S106 Agreement dated 16th September 2013 under planning application 3PL/2013/0413/F for contribution towards this project, total amount to be claimed is £94,043.11.

 

It has been confirmed that Attleborough Town Council has agreed to undertake a further consultation on the preferred designs of the play area.

 

Alternative options considered:

·        Fully fund the application as set out in the report

 

·        Do nothing

 

Publication date: 31/07/2020

Date of decision: 31/07/2020

Effective from: 08/08/2020

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