Decision details

Flood Risk Mitigation Programme

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Flood mitigation is a difficult task often with assets that contribute to flooding sitting outside of the Council’s control. This report outlines what the Council can deploy across its streets and working with the public in the next 2 to 3 years to reduce the impact of flooding in the borough.


1.         That detailed proposals for the flood mitigation measures described in the report be developed.


2.         That subject to funding being secured, the progression and implementation of the flood mitigation measures are delegated to the Strategic Director of Environment in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Environment.


Report author: Ian Hawthorn

Publication date: 08/03/2022

Date of decision: 07/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 07/03/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 11/03/2022

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