Issue details

Next Steps Accommodation Programme

To recommend to Council a property acquisition, subject to Government grant funding being secured, in order to enable the Council to provide suitable move-on accommodation for rough sleepers who have been accommodated during the Covid-19 pandemic and prevent their return to the streets.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: It is likely to result in the Council incurring significant expenditure or savings.;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Canalside;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/11/2020

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Recommend to Council?: Yes;

Decision due: 19 Nov 2020 by Executive

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Housing Needs, Strategy & Enabling

Lead director: Director of Housing

Contact: Catherine Butler, Housing Needs Manager Email:


Cllr Harlow, Portfolio Holder.

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