Decision details

Additional street cleansing savings

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To approve further variations in the council’s waste services contract in order to meet agreed budget reductions.

Decision:

(i)         that the requirement to achieve further reductions in the cost of the Council’s Waste Services Contract and the progress of negotiations relating to those reductions set out in paragraphs 3.3 to 3.7 of the report from the Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services be noted;

 

(ii)        that agreement be given the package of changes to street cleaning services set out in paragraph 3.10 of the report from the Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services;

 

(iii)       that the intention to seek further cost reductions from the waste services contractor in relation to the agreed changes be noted and authority delegated to the Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services and the Director of Finance and Corporate Services to conclude those negotiations.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Internal

Contact: Chris Whyte, Operational Director, Environmental and Employment Services Email: chris.whyte@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 5342.

Report author: Chris Whyte

Publication date: 20/07/2011

Date of decision: 18/07/2011

Decided at meeting: 18/07/2011 - Executive

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