Issue - decisions

Flood Improvement Works Update

09/11/2016 - Flood Improvement Works Update



(1)            That the contents of this report are noted.


(2)            To authorise the Corporate Director to work in partnership with relevant agencies and landowners to recognise the importance of all flood alleviation works within the City in minimising the risk and impact of flooding events.


(3)            To recognise the importance of the ongoing partnership working to secure the best possible outcomes for residents and businesses in Gloucester in reducing flood risk, including bidding for external funding and entering into appropriate agreements on terms approved by the Council Solicitor.


(4)            To support officers in investigating and utilising additional resources to maximise opportunities to reduce flood risk.


(5)            To recognise the continued importance of information, education, consultation and signposting as funding reduces.