Venue: Middleton Library, Long Street, Middleton, M24 1AF
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To receive any apologies for absence.
Apologies for absence were submitted on behalf of Councillors Peter Allonby, Susan Emmott and Sara Rowbotham.
Declarations of Interest
Members are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary, personal or personal and prejudicial interests they may have and the nature of those interests relating to items on this agenda and/or indicate if S106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992 applies to them.
In relation to agenda Item No. 8 Middleton Township Funds 2022/23, late application ‘Bowlee Heritage Group’ Councillor Susan Smith declared that she was a Trustee of Bowlee Community Association.
She left the room during the discussion and vote on the application.
Items for Exclusion of Public and Press
To determine any items on the agenda, if any, where the public are to be excluded from the meeting.
There were no exempt reports to consider.
Urgent Items of Business
To determine whether there are any additional items of business which, by reason of special circumstances, the Chair decides should be considered at the meeting as a matter of urgency.
The Chair reported that an additional application for funding had been received from Bowlee Heritage Group. Copies of the application were circulated at the meeting.
To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 6th October 2022.
Resolved: That the minutes of the Middleton Township Devolved Funding and Devolved Services Sub Committee held on 6th October 2022 be approved and signed as a correct record.
Middleton Township Funds 2022/23 PDF 117 KB
To consider Middleton Township Funds 2022/23.
The Sub-Committee considered the report of the Director of Neighbourhoods which provided an update on revenue and capital expenditure, commitments and balances of Middleton Township Funds 2022/23 and to enable the Sub-Committee to consider the allocation of funds to proposed projects.
In considering the report, Members could decide whether or not to approve
the allocation of funds to projects.
Township revenue and capital funds as detailed in Appendix 1 and 2 of
the report be noted;
3 of the report be noted;
assessed proposed projects to be considered for funding against the
criteria of eligibility for the Middleton Township Fund, the priorities of
the Township and that any specific risks had been identified in the
Reasons for the Recommendations:
Management of the Middleton Township Fund was delegated to the
Middleton Township Devolved Funding & Devolved Services Sub
Middleton Township Funds were allocated to projects that benefitted the Township’s community and environment, realised the Township priorities.
The decision ensured the Sub Committee monitored and reviewed the use of the Middleton Township Funds to ensure continued efficient and effective use of the funds.
Eligible for call in - yes