Decision details

Appointment of consultancy services to support the development of a fleet electrification strategy for the proposed new GBC depot, part of the Weyside Urban Village programme.

Decision Maker: Assistant Director: Regeneration and Planning Policy

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Decision:

Appointment of consultancy services to support the development of a fleet electrification strategy for the proposed new GBC depot, part of the Weyside Urban Village programme.

Reasons for the decision:

The Council has sought specialist technical input to inform the development of a strategy for the new GBC depot to ensure that the design is sufficient to accommodate current and future fleet requirements, recognising the Council’s sustainability aspirations. This information is required to support the overall depot design work being carried out.

Alternative options considered:

None

Source of Authority to take Decision:

Council Constitution dated 5th January 2021, Part 3, Page 3-52, Paragraph 2(c);
General Delegation to all Directors and Service Leaders

2. To undertake the day-to-day management and operation of staff reporting to them and of the premises and services for which they are responsible in accordance witht he policies and procedures laid down by the Council, including;

c) entering into contracts, memoranda of undertaking or other arrangements.

Publication date: 03/04/2024

Date of decision: 03/04/2024