Decision details

COVID Update

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Cabinet considered a report of the Chief Executive providing an update on the action taken by the Council in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and its approach to protect and support residents, local businesses, staff and the Borough in general.




That the action taken to date in response to the Covid-19 crisis, be noted.


Reasons for decision:


To ensure the Council has an opportunity to review action taken to date to tackle the Covid-19 crisis and to consider the appropriate approach to be taken to enable the Borough and Council to recover.


Other options:


The Council could choose not to outline its response to Covid-19.  However, that would mean failing to recognise the huge impact the crisis has had on the Borough, its people and the Council along with the Council’s approach to recovery.


Note: This is an Executive Function

Eligible for call-in to: All three Scrutiny Committees

Cabinet Member: Cllr Gilbert

Report author: Joanna Ruffle

Publication date: 18/06/2021

Date of decision: 15/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 15/06/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 26/06/2021

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