Welcome Back Fund, Contain Outbreak Management Fund and Culture Recovery Fund proposals
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
To advise cabinet of three funding opportunities and programme activities and to seek delegated authority to proceed with each one
1. To seek delegated authority to the Managing Director or relevant nominee, in consultation with the Leader to:
·Submit funding application form (action plan), sign the grant funding agreement, sign any relevant service level agreement with delivery partners, and commence spend, in some cases at risk, for the welcome back funding proposed interventions as detailed paragraph 14.
·From the Government’s Contain Outbreak Management Fund (COMF), allocate £80,000 to the Environmental Health and Licensing Team to help reduce the spread of coronavirus and support public health initiatives, and £10,000 to the Parking Services Team towards enhancing communication via digital signage.
·Allocate the Culture Recovery Fund Grant to eligible costs in line with the funding scheme aims Reasons for Recommendations To ensure that the government’s various Covid funding schemes are used to best effect in Hastings
Report author: Kevin Boorman
Publication date: 21/06/2021
Date of decision: 16/06/2021
Decided at meeting: 16/06/2021 - Cabinet