Issue - decisions

Social Enterprise Grounds Maintenance Pilot

14/06/2018 - Local Delivery of Grass Cutting in Podsmead



(1)  the implementation of the trial scheme for the 2018 grass cutting season and its potential positive impacts as set out within the report be noted;


(2)  delegated authority be provided to the Head of Communities in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Communities & Neighbourhoods and the Cabinet Member for Environment to formally implement such an arrangement in 2019, subject to a review of the trial period, which will be undertaken following the close of the 2018 grass cutting season, and


(3)  the approach of devolving the delivery of public open space management for the benefit of our communities (as set out within this report) and actively engage our communities through conversations to explore potential interest be endorsed.