Decision details

Castleshaw centre - roof replacement

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member - Children and Young People and Deputy Leader

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Oldham Council has secured capital funding for from the Youth Investment Fund for the replacement of the Stone Slate roof at the Castleshaw centre
The Castleshaw centre is a valued asset in the council’s corporate estate that delivers a range of services to 1000’s of children and young people in the borough every year. The building in need of investment to ensure it is fit for purpose and to secure its long-term viability.
The council has been successful in securing £165,000 capital funding from the Youth Investment fund to support refurbishment of buildings used for delivery of youth work and youth activities. The grant awarded is for the funding required to replace the existing stone slate roof at the Castleshaw centre that as it is in poor condition.

Decision:

RESOLVED - That:
a.To accept the offer of the grant
b.That approval for all procurement and tender award activity carried out in accordance with Contract Procedure Rules and any resulting decisions relating to the necessary external support required to develop the scheme be delegated to the Executive Director for Place & Economic Growth or a nominated representative.

Reasons for the decision:

Option 1 -
a.To accept the offer of the grant
b.That approval for all procurement and tender award activity carried out in accordance with Contract Procedure Rules and any resulting decisions relating to the necessary external support required to develop the scheme be delegated to the Executive Director for Place & Economic Growth or a nominated representative.
Option 2 -
Do not accept the Grant awarded and do not replace the roof at the Castleshaw centre
Option 3 -

Alternative options considered:

Do not accept the Grant awarded and do not replace the roof at the Castleshaw centre

Other reasons / organisations consulted

None

Contact: Jodie Barber, Service Manager - Youth Service Email: jodie.barber@oldham.gov.uk Email: jodie.barber@oldham.gov.uk.

Publication date: 01/02/2024

Date of decision: 27/11/2023

Effective from: 10/02/2024

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