Agenda and draft minutes

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Items
No. Item

98.

Communications

To receive any communications or announcements from the Leader of the Council.

Minutes:

The Leader of the Council, Councillor Steve Darling expressed his sincere thanks to all colleagues at the Council, partner agencies and community volunteers who had ensured the continued delivery of services during COVID-19.

99.

Matters for Consideration

Minutes:

The Cabinet considered the following matters, full details of which are set out in the Record of Decisions appended to these Minutes.

99a

Co-operative Councils Innovation Network pdf icon PDF 281 KB

To consider a report that sets out a proposal for the Council to join the Co-operative Councils Innovation Network. 

Additional documents:

99b

Housing Strategy Delivery Plan pdf icon PDF 270 KB

To consider a report that seeks approval of the Housing Strategy Delivery Plan.

Additional documents:

99c

Exclusion of Press and Public

To consider passing a resolution to exclude the press and public from the meeting prior to consideration of the following items on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in Paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended) is likely to be disclosed.

Minutes:

Councillor Steve Darling proposed and Councillor Cowell seconded the motion, which was agreed by the Cabinet unanimously, as set out below:

 

that the press and public be excluded from the meeting prior to consideration of the items 9,10,11 and 12 on the agenda on the grounds that exempt information (as defined in paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended)) was likely to be disclosed.

 

Prior to consideration of the items in Minutes 99d, 99e, 99f, 99g, 99h and 99i the press and public were formally excluded from the meeting.

99d

Town Centre Regeneration Fund - Additional funding proposal for Torquay Town Centre regeneration opportunity

To consider the exempt report detailed above.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

(Note: during this item Councillor Law lost connection and was unable to take part in the remainder of the meeting.)

99e

New Investment Opportunities

To consider potential investment opportunities.

Minutes:

There were no new investment opportunities to consider.

99f

New Economic Growth Fund Opportunity 19/05/20(a)

To consider any new Economic Growth Fund investment opportunities.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

(Note: during this item Councillor Long and David Thomas lost connection and were unable to take part in the remainder of the meeting.)

99g

New Economic Growth Fund Opportunity 19/05/20(b) pdf icon PDF 184 KB

99h

New Economic Growth Fund Opportunity 19/05/20(c) pdf icon PDF 183 KB

99i

Update on Existing Investments

To receive an update on existing investments.

Minutes:

The Cabinet received an update on existing investments in particular the impact the COVID-19 pandemic was having on the Council’s investment portfolio.