The first meeting of the new administration's Resources and Public Realm Scrutiny Committee takes place on Thursday June 9th, chaired bt Cllr Rita Conneely.
The call-in by Opposition councillors will consider the decision of the Strategic Director for Regeneration and Environment on the award of the Design and Build Contract for the Morland Gardens (Altamira) development in Stonebridge.
Full details of the basis of the call-in have been published HERE
The Officer's report LINK gives three possible outcomes of the Committee's deliberations:
2.1 That the Committee considers the call-in and agrees to one of the following outcomes:
2.1.1 The Committee does not wish to refer the matter back to the decision maker or to Council, at which point the decision is deemed to be confirmed and takes effect immediately following the meeting; or
2.1.2 The Committee decides to ask the Strategic Director – Regeneration & Environment to reconsider the decision, in light of any observations of the Committee; or
2.1.3 Having had regard to the advice of the Director of Legal and HR Services or Director of Finance, the Committee considers the decision is contrary to the Council’s Budget or Policy Framework, at which point it refers the matter to the next practicable meeting of the Council, subject to the provisions of Standing Orders.
The meeting can be watched live HERE