Repot of the Town Clerk.
The Board received a report of the Town Clerk which advised Members of
action taken by the Town Clerk since the last meeting of the Markets Committee, in consultation with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman, and in accordance with Standing Order No. 41(a).
NEW SPITALFIELDS MARKET – SALE OF GENERATORS
Action taken: The Town Clerk, in consultation with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman, agreed:-
Reason for urgency: The Markets Committee was not scheduled to meet again until 25th May 2022 and the changes to fuel legislation were due to take effect from 1st April 2022. After this date, if the generators and fuel tanks had not been sold, as agreed above, there would have been significant costs.
CONCESSIONARY PARKING DURING THE EASTER PERIOD 2022
Action taken: The Town Clerk, in consultation with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman, agreed a concessionary period such that the current tariff for the Rotunda Car Park be reduced to free for one night (Wednesday 13th April into Thursday 14th April) for all workers and customers arriving after 9pm and leaving before 10am the following day. NB. A similar one night car parking concession was granted for Easter 2021.
Reason for urgency: The request was submitted after the January Committee meeting and the next meeting of the Committee was not scheduled until 25th May 2022.
RESOLVED, that – the report be noted.