Agenda and minutes

via Teams, Lead Member for Resources and Climate Change - Thursday, 29th July, 2021 2.00 pm

Contact: Simon Bailey  Democratic Services Officer

Note: via MS Teams 

Media

Items
No. Item

25.

Decisions made by the Lead Cabinet Member on 15 July 2021 pdf icon PDF 109 KB

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Minutes:

25.1     The Lead Member approved as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 15 July 2021.

26.

Reports

Additional documents:

Minutes:

26.1     Reports referred to in the minutes below are contained in the minute book.

 

27.

Disposal of the Council's Leasehold interest in land transaction with Eastbourne College, Eastbourne pdf icon PDF 279 KB

Report by the Chief Operating Officer

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Minutes:

27.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer, together with exempt information contained in a later agenda item.

 

DECISIONS

 

27.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to (1) declare the asset known as Eastbourne Grounds Service Depot, Willingdon Road, Eastbourne (the Site) surplus to the County Council’s requirements;

 

(2) approve the disposal of the Council’s leasehold interest in the Site; and

 

(3) delegate authority to the Chief Operating Officer to determine the detailed terms of the disposal and agree all documents and take any other actions necessary to achieve best value in accordance with the Local Government Act 1999.

 

Reasons

 

27.3     The asset was formerly used as a grounds maintenance depot, and forms part of a larger site owned by East Sussex College, Eastbourne.  The College has secured outline planning permission, and the Council supports the College’s approach to maximise the value of the Site which may take the form of a joint sale or a surrender of the lease to East Sussex College, Eastbourne. 

 

[Post meeting note: references in the reports to Eastbourne College should be read as East Sussex College, Eastbourne.]

28.

Exclusion of the public and press

To consider excluding the public and press from the meeting for the remaining agenda item on the grounds that if the public and press were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information as specified in paragraph 3 of Part 1 of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended), namely information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

28.1     It was RESOLVED to exclude the public and press for the remaining agenda items on the grounds that if the public and press were present there would be disclosure to them of exempt information as specified in paragraph 3 of Part 1 of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended), namely information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority holding that information).

29.

Disposal of the Council's Leasehold interest in land transaction with Eastbourne College, Eastbourne - Exempt information

Report by the Chief Operating Officer

Minutes:

29.1     The Lead Member considered a report by the Chief Operating Officer which contained exempt information in support of an earlier agenda item.

 

29.2     The Lead Member RESOLVED to note the information.

 

[Post meeting note: references in the reports to Eastbourne College should be read as East Sussex College, Eastbourne.]