Decision details

Refurbishment of Play Equipment at Locket Green, Horsmonden - Release of S106 Funds

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Sport, Leisure and Health

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The release of S106 funds towards the improvement of the recreation facilities at Locket Green.  The contribution will fund the refurbishment of two cradle swings and five areas of safety surfacing. 

Decision:

RESOLVED – That developers contributions totalling £3,358.00 received  through a planning obligation in respect of planning applications 17/00763 and 18/02559, Land West of Maidstone Road, be released to Horsmonden Parish Council towards the refurbishment of equipment in Locket Green Play area, Back Lane, Horsmonden be approved. 

Reasons for the decision:

Agreeing the project would meet the terms of the s106 agreement and extend the life of the equipment in a safe and usable condition. 

Alternative options considered:

Do nothing – The agreement is specific towards the use of the funding.  Failure to allocate funds may result in the funds being paid back to the developer. 

Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:

No conflicts of interest were declared by any Member who was consulted in respect of this decision.

Publication date: 04/09/2023

Date of decision: 04/09/2023

Effective from: 12/09/2023

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