Agenda item

Rochdale North Township Funds 2021/22

To consider applications made to Rochdale North Township Fund 2021/2022

Minutes:

The Sub-Committee considered a report of the Director of Neighbourhoods that updated members on the revenue and capital expenditure, commitments and balances of Rochdale North Township Funds 2021/2022 and which enabled the allocation of funds to proposed projects, as detailed within the report.

 

Alternatives considered

In considering the report, Members were asked to decide whether to approve, refuse or defer the allocation of funds to projects/schemes as appropriate.

 

RESOLVED

1.    That the expenditure, commitments and balances of the Rochdale North Township Funds 2021/2022, as detailed in Appendices 1 and 2 of the submitted report be noted;

2.    That the decisions made under delegated authority as detailed in Appendix 3 of the submitted report be noted;

3.    That the Townships and Communities Manager, in consultation with the

Chair, Vice Chair and opposition spokesperson of the Sub-Committee, be given delegated authority to make decisions on any deferred projects;

4.    That the Sub-Committee notes that the Townships and Communities Manager has assessed the proposed projects to be considered for funding against the criteria of eligibility for the Rochdale North Township Fund, the priorities of the Township and any specific risks have been identified within the report;

5.    That applications for Rochdale North Township Funds 2021/2022 (as outlined at Appendix 4 of the submitted report), be dealt with as follows:

 

Reference

Applicant

Decision

RP/01/21

Rochdale Cemetery Services

Refused

RP/09/21

Kasmir Youth Project

An award of £5327.71 from revenue funds to support a project to tackle social isolation.

RP/11/21

Mustafa Sharif Project

Deferred

RP/12/21

Communities United

Deferred

RP/14/21

Rochdale AFC

An award of £395 from revenue funds to purchase a defibrillator.

RP/15/21

Hourglass Environment Ltd

An award of £670.73 from revenue funds and a contribution of £200x2 from Members Funds (Councillor Ali Ahmed and Councillor Iftikhar Ahmed) to support the replacement of raised beds at the Growth Project

RP/16/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £2000 from revenue funds for Howard Street Traffic Calming and Pedestrian Crossing Investigation

RP/18/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £1000 from revenue funds for Pedestrian Island at Cutgate Precinct Study

RP/21/21

Rochdale Community Partnership

An award of £102.10 from revenue funds to support badminton in the community

RP/22/21

10th Rochdale (Norden) Scouts

An award of £3211.78 from revenue funds for the purchase of replacement tents

TC/09/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £6602.90 from capital funds for an additional lighting column at Clarence Street

TC/16/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £2873.60 from capital funds to repair fencing at Clover Street Car Park

TC/17/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £4000 from capital funds to commence the TRO process in relation to Edmund Street 20mph zone and traffic calming scheme. A commitment was also made to provide additional funds from 2022/23 financial year to complete this project.

TC/19/21

Ward Councillors

An award of £350 from capital funds for a salt bin outside Meanwood Primary School

TC/20/21

 

Ward Councillors

An award of £463.10 from capital funds for a litter bin at Falklands Ave / Longfield Road

TC/22/21

 

Ward Councillors

An award of £13000 from capital funds for pedestrian area repair at Colley Street

TC/23/21

 

Ward Councillors

An award of £1550 from capital funds for the removal of grass verges at Park Road

TC/26/21

 

 

Ward Councillors

An award of £1050 from capital funds for a salt bin at Ashworth St/ Handley St

 

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