16/11/2021 - School Admission Arrangements 2023

To approve the Council’s School Admissions Policy for the September 2023 intake for all community and voluntary controlled schools for which the Local Authority is the admission authority, and to approve the Co-ordinated Admissions Schemes for all primary and secondary schools in the Borough.

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision due date: 20/01/2022

Lead officer: Martin West

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021


16/11/2021 - School Capital Programme 2022-23

To approve the proposed Capital Programme for works to be undertaken at a number of Halton schools/educational establishments during the 2022-23 financial year.

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision due date: 20/01/2022

Lead officer: Martin West

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021


16/11/2021 - Approval of the Main Modifications and minor amendments to the Delivery and Allocations Local Plan, including Policies Map for a formal period of public consultation pursuant to the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 201

The Delivery and Allocations Local Plan was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent examination in March 2020.  The Examination process has identified a number of issues that need to be resolved by ‘Main Modifications’ to the Plan.  These are changes that are required for the Plan to be found ‘sound’ which would allow the Council to move to adopt the plan.  These main modifications, together with additional modifications that do not go to soundness, need to be subject to formal public consultation for a period not less than 6 weeks in compliance with regulations and the adopted Statement of Community Involvement.

 

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 08/12/2021

Lead officer: Alasdair Cross

Notice of decision: 16/11/2021


17/09/2021 - Halton Micro Grid

To seek approval for the development of a smart micro grid that that would seek to decarbonise the Council’s building electricity, heating and transport via the culmination of several technologies.

 

The project will increase the total installed capacity to 5.1MW and connect the additional solar PV generators and building loads via the installation of a High Voltage ring between the following Council sites in central Widnes:

 

·         Halton Stadium, Lower House Lane, Widnes WA8 7DZ

·         The Municipal Offices, Kingsway, Widnes WA8 7QF

·         The New HBC Leisure Centre, Ellis Street, Widnes, WA8 7AP

·         The Lower House Lane Depot, WA8 7AW 

 

Decision Maker: Executive Board

Decision due date: 09/12/2021

Lead officer: Jim Yates

Notice of decision: 17/09/2021


20/08/2021 - Initial Budget Proposals 2022/23

Approve the initial set of revenue budget proposals for 2022/23.

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 08/12/2021

Lead officer: Ed Dawson

Notice of decision: 20/08/2021


20/08/2021 - Determination of Council Tax

Approve the 2022/23 council tax base for the Borough.

 

Decision Maker: Council

Decision due date: 08/12/2021

Lead officer: Ed Dawson

Notice of decision: 20/08/2021