Decision status: Recommendations approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: No
This decision will be taken in two parts. Part 1 has been approved and implemented – to issue the public notice. Part 2, key decision to allocate funds, will be taken following completion of the statutory FED publication period.
It is proposed to enlarge Broomhill Bank School by 56 places increasing the designated number of places to 136 for the September 2014.
The Cabinet Member for Education and Health Reform has taken the decision to:
(i) Issue a public notice to expand Broomhill Bank School, Broomhill Road, Tunbridge Wells by increasing the designated number of places offered from 80 places to 136.
And, following the closure of the Public Notice take a further decision to:
(ii) Expand the school
(iii) Allocate £1.75 million from Targeted Basic Need budget and £250,000 from the Basic Need budget.
(iv) Authorise the Director of Property and Infrastructure Support in consultation with the Director of Law and Governance to enter into any necessary contracts/ agreements on behalf of the County Council
(v) Authorise the Director of Property and Infrastructure Support to be the nominated Authority Representative within the relevant agreements and to enter into variations as envisaged under the contracts
This decision is conditional upon the grant of planning permission under Part 3 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 by 1 December 2014.
Publication date: 16/05/2014
Date of decision: 01/04/2014