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5th Tranche – Period 21st May to 3rd June, 2020


Register of Fortnightly Managing Director’s Emergency Powers – Coronavirus Pandemic


Further to Minute C295 of 23rd March, 2020 Cabinet meeting, the following are to notify Cabinet of the exercising of Emergency Powers by the Managing Director by reason of the need to ensure that Council business is progressed in light of the current COVID-19 pandemic.



Request Title  

Purpose of Request 

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Advertising and Sponsorship Protocol

To seek approval to increase the limit to £5,000 before advertising and sponsorship agreements must be referred to Legal and Financial Services and that a standard legal agreement be put in place; that vaping/ smoking be added to the list of prohibited adverts.

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Local Nature Partnership Cymru Grant

Request to include a new scheme into the 2020/21 Capital Programme called Local Nature Partnership Cymru Grant following a Grant award.

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Access Improvement Grant

To apply for WG funding to support improving access to / on the Public Rights of Way network, open access land and green spaces

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Green Infrastructure Grant

The Council have been awarded a grant from WG in relation to Transforming Towns – Green Infrastructure and Biodiversity for the Barry – Greener, Growing, Connected Project and it is requested to increase the Capital Programme by this grant amount.

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Tendering of Capital Schemes 2020/21

Recommend that schemes be allowed to resume and proceed to tender/contract on a case by case basis, following full consultation and agreement with relevant Chief Officers within client departments.