This report seeks to further disaggregate
Bi-borough residents’ services to better meet the specific
needs of H&F citizens. Currently shared services comprise
highways and parks, regulatory services, cleaner greener, cultural
services and tri-borough Library Services. In order to achieve a
sovereign Residents’ Services, it is necessary to serve
notice on the section 113 arrangements with the Royal Borough of
Kensington and Chelsea (RBKC) and Westminster City Council
Decision type: Key
Reason Key: Expenditure more than £100,000;
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/12/2018
This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.
Reason for urgency:
The Council is keen to progress its ambition to ramp up standards and accountability in environment services. These services are currently shared with Kensington & Chelsea (RBKC) and this report seeks authority to progress a sovereign model in light of the failings of the Bi-borough shared service.
Report access: Open;
Report Type: Key Decision;
Decision due: December 2018 by Leader of the Council
Lead member: Cabinet Member for the Environment
Lead director: Director Residents' Services
Department: The Environment department (former Residents'Services)
Contact: Sharon Lea Email: Sharon.Lea@lbhf.gov.uk.