Decision details

Options for funding the exterior renovation of the Barham Park building

Decision Maker: Barham Park Trust Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To update the Barham Park Trust Committee on options for funding the exterior renovation of the Barham Park building.

Decision:

RESOLVED:

 

(1)      To note and agree to the proposal for officers to investigate sources of funding in relation to the exterior renovation of the Barham Park Building and for the Operational Director for Environmental Services to approach the Council regarding seeking council capital funding towards funding the exterior renovation of the Barham Park building.

 

(2)     To approve that the total sum of £258,000 towards the part of the items of expenditure as set out in paragraphs 3.24 and 3.25 of the report for funding the exterior renovation of the Barham Park building, be paid from the Trust’s remaining uncommitted restricted funds and permanent endowment arising from the sale proceeds of 776 and 778 Harrow Road, Wembley HA0 2HE.

 

(3)      That officers seek permission of the Charity Commission to spend the estimated sum stated in the resolution in (2) above from the Trust’s uncommitted restricted funds using the procedure set out in section 282 of the Charities Act 2011.

 

(4)     That officers be authorised to submit the necessary application for permission to the Charity Commission and authority be delegated to the Operational Director Environmental Services to progress the application and deal with any issues, requirements and queries arising that are raised by the Charity Commission.

 

(5)      That officers be authorised to give public notice of this resolution if it is directed to do so by the Charity Commission pursuant to section 283 of the Charities Act 2011.

Contact: Leslie Williams, Project Officer Email: Leslie.Williams@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 5628.

Report author: Leslie Williams

Publication date: 01/09/2021

Date of decision: 01/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 01/09/2021 - Barham Park Trust Committee

Effective from: 09/09/2021

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