Issue details

Approval to spend on replacement library for Woolston

To consider the report of the Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Leisure Services seeking approval to incur the remaining expenditure in the capital programme for the project to deliver the new Woolston library.


The project will replace an inadequate building with poor disabled access in a ward which includes areas experiencing multiple deprivation.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward or a significant community;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Woolston;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2013

Decision due: 20 Aug 2013 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member for Housing and Sustainability

Lead director: Mike Harris

Department: Economic Development and Leisure Portfolio

Contact: David Baldwin Email:

Consultation process

Circulation of draft report seeking comment via email to relevant officers and the Cabinet Member


Relevant officers in Legal, Finance and Property Services and the Cabinet Member for Housing and Leisure Services


Public Comments may be sent to: David Baldwin, Libraries manager

Slippage/Variations/Reason for Withdrawal: Consideration of this item has now slipped to the Cabinet Meeting on 20 August 2013 due to the need for further consultation to be carried out.

Register of Delegated Powers Reference Number or Cabinet Decision Number:: None


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