Agenda

Cabinet - Monday 20 September 2021 10.00 a.m.

Venue: Council Chamber - Rotherham Town Hall, Moorgate Street, Rotherham, South Yorkshire S60 2TH. View directions

Contact: Governance Unit  Email: governance@rotherham.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

 

To receive apologies from any Member who is unable to attend the meeting.

2.

Declarations of Interest

 

To invite Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or personal interests they may have in any matter which is to be considered at this meeting, to confirm the nature of those interests and whether they intend to leave the meeting for the consideration of the item.

3.

Questions from Members of the Public

 

To receive questions from members of the public who wish to ask a general question in respect of matters within the Council’s area of responsibility or influence.

 

Subject to the Chair’s discretion, members of the public may ask one question and one supplementary question, which should relate to the original  ...  view the full agenda text for item 3.

4.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 133 KB

 

To receive the record of proceedings of the Cabinet meeting held on 16 August 2021.

5.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

Agenda Items 7 and 9 have exempt appendices. Therefore, if necessary when considering those items, the Chair will move the following resolution:-

 

That under Section 100(A) 4 of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that  ...  view the full agenda text for item 5.

LEADER OF THE COUNCIL

6.

Year Ahead Plan Progress Report pdf icon PDF 515 KB

Report of the Assistant Chief Executive.

 

Recommendation

 

  1. To note the progress made with the Year Ahead activities.

 

Additional documents:

CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

7.

Operational Delivery of LAC Sufficiency Strategy - Update regarding children's home provision pdf icon PDF 508 KB

Report of the Strategic Director for Children and Young People’s Services.

 

Recommendations

 

1.             That Cabinet note the progress made.

 

2.             That Cabinet note the learning achieved to date and agree for this to be used to inform existing operations and specifically phase three of the development 

 

3.             That a further  ...  view the full agenda text for item 7.

Additional documents:

CORPORATE SERVICES, COMMUNITY SAFETY AND FINANCE

8.

July 2021/22 Financial Monitoring pdf icon PDF 502 KB

Report of the Strategic Director for Finance and Customer Services.

 

Recommendations:

 

1.          That the current General Fund Revenue Budget forecast of a balanced budget be noted.

 

2.          That it be noted that actions will continue to be taken to ensure that a balanced financial outturn is delivered.

 

3.          That the  ...  view the full agenda text for item 8.

Additional documents:

9.

New Application for Business Rates Hardship Relief pdf icon PDF 282 KB

Report of the Strategic Director of Finance and Customer Services

 

Recommendation:

 

1.    That the application for Hardship Relief be refused.

 

Additional documents:

10.

Response to recommendations from the scrutiny review on building use pdf icon PDF 376 KB

Report of the Assistant Chief Executive and Strategic Director for Regeneration and Environment.

Recommendation

 

1.    That the Cabinet response to the recommendations of the Scrutiny Review of Building Use be approved.

 

Additional documents:

JOBS AND THE LOCAL ECONOMY

11.

Community Infrastructure Levy Spending Protocol pdf icon PDF 443 KB

Report of the Strategic Director for Regeneration and Environment

 

Recommendations

 

1.    That Cabinet approves the protocol for prioritising and approving the spend of Strategic CIL funds.

 

2.    That Cabinet approves the ward-based approach to the spend of Local CIL arising from development in non-parished areas.

Additional documents:

12.

BT proposal to permanently remove 18 phone boxes across the borough pdf icon PDF 313 KB

Report of the Strategic Director for Regernation and Environment

 

Recommendation

 

1.    That Cabinet note the decision consenting to the closure and removal of 9 BT phone boxes, but to retain 9 BT phone boxes under the local veto.

Additional documents:

13.

Recommendations from Overview and Scrutiny Management Board pdf icon PDF 213 KB

 

To receive a report detailing the recommendations of the Overview and Scrutiny Management Board in respect of the above items that were subject to pre-decision scrutiny on 15 September 2021.  

14.

Date and Time of Next Meeting

 

The next meeting of the Cabinet will be held on Monday 18th October commencing at 10.00am in Rotherham Town Hall.

 

SHARON KEMP,

Chief Executive.