Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Children and Families
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
(1) Noted the Children and Families Portfolio forecast budget position, at the end of June 2016, of £2.8m in excess of current approved cash limit provision.
(2) Supported the ongoing process of budget review and implementation of proposals to reduce the projected overspend position and deliver a balanced budget within the area of Children's Social Care.
(3) Approved that power be delegated to the Deputy Director of Children's and Families - Safeguarding, in consultation with the S.151 officer, to enter into the necessary contracts for the capital works proposed at both the Tangiers and Beechside children's homes as set out in section 6 of this report.
Report author: Richard Webb
Publication date: 12/09/2017
Date of decision: 12/09/2017
Decided at meeting: 12/09/2017 - Cabinet Member for Children and Families