A Scrutiny Review Board was established at the 16 March 2016
Economy, Transport and Environment (ETE) Scrutiny Committee meeting
to examine the provision of Superfast Broadband infrastructure
through the Broadband Project in East Sussex.
The Broadband Project is being delivered by East Sussex County
Council through two contracts with BT Openreach.
The areas of inquiry for the Review included:
Communication about the project;
What has been delivered so far under the first
contract with BT; and
Whether the roll out of the second contract will
address residents’ concerns about broadband
Review Board’s report was approved by the Economy, Transport
and Environment (ETE) Scrutiny Committee on 15 March 2017. A copy
of the report, and the action plan drawn up in response to the
recommendations of the Review, are on the Council’s web site
and can be found by clicking on this link
recommendations of the Review and action plan were agreed by
Cabinet on 6 June 2017, and the County Council at its meeting held
on 11 July 2017.
ETE Scrutiny Committee will receive a report on the progress in
implementing the action plan at the meeting to be held on 13 March
information about the Review please contact:
Martin Jenks, Senior Democratic Services Officer
Telephone: 01273 481327.