Agenda

Cabinet - Monday, 23rd November, 2020 10.00 a.m.

Venue: Virtual Meeting - viewable through https://rotherham.public-i.tv

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 102 KB

 

To receive the record of proceedings of the Cabinet meeting held on 19th October, 2020.

5.

Exclusion of the Press and Public

 

Agenda Items 6 and 10 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(s) of business on the grounds that  ...  view the full agenda text for item 5.

CHILDREN'S SERVICES AND NEIGHBOURHOOD WORKING

6.

SEND Sufficiency Development Phase 3 pdf icon PDF 241 KB

 

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

 

Recommendations:-

 

1.           That the proposal to develop a SEMH Educational provision and re-build Newman Upper School, as required to deliver both Rotherham SEND Sufficiency and Social Emotional Mental Health Strategies, is approved.

 

2.           That Cabinet approves the acquisition of  ...  view the full agenda text for item 6.

Additional documents:

CORPORATE SERVICES AND FINANCE

7.

Equalities Review - Going for "Excellent" Accreditation pdf icon PDF 187 KB

 

Report of the Chief Executive

 

Recommendations:-

 

1.           To approve and endorse the programme of work to review and further strengthen the Council’s approach to equalities.

 

2.           To note that the equalities work will be framed around the four key lines of enquiry of the Equalities Framework for Local Government:

 

·              Understanding  ...  view the full agenda text for item 7.

Additional documents:

8.

September 2020/21 Financial Monitoring pdf icon PDF 276 KB

 

Report of the Strategic Director of Finance and Customer Services

 

Recommendations:-

 

1.           That the current General Fund Revenue Budget forecast of £2.3m overspend be noted.

 

2.           That it be noted that actions will continue to be taken to mitigate the forecast overspend and that a balanced financial outturn is envisaged.  ...  view the full agenda text for item 8.

Additional documents:

9.

Review and Update of the Medium Term Financial Strategy pdf icon PDF 154 KB

 

Report of the Strategic Director of Finance and Customer Services

 

Recommendations:-

 

1.           That the MTFS review and update is noted.

 

2.           That the plans to reserve funding and savings from 2020/21 to support the 2021/22 budget are noted.

 

3.           That finalisation of the Budget and MTFS for 2021/22 and 2022/23  ...  view the full agenda text for item 9.

Additional documents:

JOBS AND THE LOCAL ECONOMY

10.

Forge Island Preparatory Works and Demolition of Riverside Precinct, 8 - 18 Corporation Street and Pedestrian Footbridge pdf icon PDF 135 KB

 

Report of the Strategic Director of Regeneration and Environment Services

 

Recommendations:-

 

1.           That approval be given to undertake the demolition and remediation works as described in this report to enable the Forge Island leisure development, funded by the allocated Town Centre Investment Fund.

Additional documents:

11.

Recommendations from Overview and Scrutiny Management Board pdf icon PDF 83 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 18th November, 2020.

12.

Date and Time of Next Meeting

 

The next meeting of the Cabinet will be held on Monday, 21st December, 2020 commencing at 10.00 a.m.

 

SHARON KEMP,

Chief Executive.