Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
Cabinet is to consider whether to bid for funds worth up to £400,000.
(1) APPROVED the continuation of work to develop an evidence-based submission including a Rural Capital Grants Scheme to draw down £400k funding allocated to Melton Borough Council via the Rural England Prosperity Fund (REPF).
(2) DELEGATED authority be given to the Director for Growth and Regeneration in consultation with the Portfolio Holder for Growth and Prosperity, to finalise and submit the final REPF submission as an addendum to the Council’s UK Shared Prosperity Fund and application, and arrange appropriate administrative arrangements for delivery of the fund.
Report author: Lee Byrne
Publication date: 13/10/2022
Date of decision: 12/10/2022
Decided at meeting: 12/10/2022 - Cabinet