Decision Maker: Executive
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
The Executive was reminded that, at its meeting on 17 November 2020, it had agreed to purchase 151 Gordon Avenue, Camberley, for night stop accommodation. The Council had subsequently agreed at its meeting on 9 December 2020 that the capital works needed to the property would be funded from the Affordable Housing Reserve.
Members considered a report seeking authority to award a contract for the refurbishment of the property, which followed the outcome of a competitive tender process.
RESOLVED that a contract be awarded at the value identified in the agenda reportto carry out refurbishment of the Council property, 151 Gordon Avenue to a specification suitable to provide emergency homeless accommodation within the borough.
Note: This item was considered in accordance with Regulation 11 - Case of Special Urgency. The decision was considered to be urgent and could not reasonably be deferred because of contractual requirements. The Chairman of the Performance & Finance Scrutiny Committee, Cllr Sashi Mylvaganam, had agreed that the making of the decision was urgent, could not reasonably be deferred and should be considered in the exempt part of the meeting.
Report author: Stephen Wilkinson
Publication date: 10/09/2021
Date of decision: 09/09/2021
Decided at meeting: 09/09/2021 - Executive