Decision details

Capital Budget Investment Proposals - Leisure Centres

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Executive Member (Early Intervention), Councillor Beverly Murray, presented the confidential report of the Deputy Chief Executive which seeks approval for a capital budget for proposed improvements to the council’s leisure centres as part of the new leisure contract.


Members queried the works to the car park and the detail of this will be provided following the meeting.  A great deal of work has been undertaken behind the scenes to ensure that the facilities are safe when they reopen. 


The Executive Member (Early Intervention), Councillor Beverley Murray proposed and the Executive Member (Resources), Councillor Peter Wilson seconded the unanimous Decision

1.         That a £2 million capital budget be made available for investment in the council’s leisure centres.

2.         To note that the council will request up to £1m of these works be funded through Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL).

Report author: Laura Hendi

Publication date: 31/01/2021

Date of decision: 21/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 21/07/2020 - Council

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