Decision details

2021/22 Capital Bids

Decision Maker: Budget Planning Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




(1)       That the Capital Bids for the 2021/22 Budget, and the schemes that have not been completed or started in 2020/21 and are proposed to be taken into 2021/22, be noted.


(2)       That the Executive be provided with the following feedback in relation to the Capital Bids and 2020/21 schemes not yet started (slippage):


·       Bid CAP2116 – New Chargeable Garden & Food Waste - That consideration be given to a pilot for food waste collections

·       Bid CAP2116 – New Chargeable Garden & Food Waste - The use of smaller filters be considered in relation to compost recycling, to allow use of the compost in the domestic market as well as agriculture

·       On street Recycling Bins (slippage) - That discussions take place with Town/Parish Councils regarding the possibility of siting additional recycling bins across the district

·       Vehicle Replacement Programme (slippage) - That consideration be given to hydrogen powered replacement vehicles, as well as electric vehicles

·       Bid CAP2105 Bicester Dovecote - That discussions take place with Bicester Town Council regarding ownership of the Dovecote

·       Bid TBC – Solar Panels at Castle Quay - Acknowledgement that the proposed solar panels will be externally funded but the item needs to remain on the Capital programme


(3)       That the proposed Capital Strategy for 2021/22 be noted.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Report author: Lorna Baxter

Publication date: 07/01/2021

Date of decision: 05/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 05/01/2021 - Budget Planning Committee

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