Decision details

Proposed re-location of Stroud Library (part exempt)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To consider the outcome of the public consultation and the proposal to re-locate Stroud Library to the Five Valleys shopping Centre in Stroud

Decision:

Cllr Dave Norman asked Cabinet  to consider the outcome of the public consultation and the proposal to relocate Stroud Library to the Five Valleys shopping Centre in Stroud.

 

 

Having considered all of the information, cabinet noted the report and

 

RESOLVED to:

 

 

1. For Cabinet to consider and take account of the outcome of the public

consultation on the re-location of Stroud Library and to agree to the relocation

of Stroud library within Five Valleys shopping centre.

 

2. That Cabinet delegates authority to the Head of Library & Registration

Services, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Fire, Community

Safety and Libraries, to conduct a competitive procurement process using

the ESPO Framework 695_20 Furniture solutions for Libraries and

Community Buildings. Undertaking a mini competition to achieve a

contract or contracts for the design, supply and install of furniture and

associated fittings for the library and award such contract to the preferred

tenderer.

 

3. That Cabinet delegates authority to the Assistant Director of Asset

Management and Property Services in consultation with the Deputy

Leader and Cabinet Member for Finance and Change to enter into a 25-

year lease for the property within the Five Valleys Shopping Centre

Report author: Cabinet Member - Fire, Community Safety and Libraries

Publication date: 22/06/2022

Date of decision: 22/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 22/06/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 30/06/2022

Current call-in Count: 0

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