Issue details

Monitoring of a historic Landfill

Award of work involving installation of monitoring boreholes, 6 months of landfill gas monitoring and interpretation of results by a specialist contractor in Contaminated Land. This investigation is important to meet the statutory duties under Part IIA, Environmental Protection Act 1990 and to identify risks from the landfill to the nearby receptors.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Pilgrims;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/04/2023

Decision due: 2 Jun 2023 by Joint Executive Head: Regulatory Services

Contact: Anjana Papnai Email:

Authority / Delegation: ‘Any function relating to contaminated land’ set out in the Scheme of Delegation to Officers in Part 3 of the Council’s Constitution. The officer(s) consulted, their job title(s) and their comments: Gary Durrant, Senior Specialist – Environmental Control; work approved to fulfil requirements of Part IIA of the Environmental Protection Act 1990