Issue details

Procurement of 11 new Refuse Collection Freighters

The 2020/21 capital programme includes provision for the replacement of a substantial proportion of the council’s refuse vehicle fleet.  In accordance with the constitution, this report seeks approval of a key decision to commit £2.2m of the budget allocation for the purchase of 11No. 26 tonne freighters.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure not in budget and exceeds virement rules;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/06/2020

Decision due: 18 Jun 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Steve Albon, Cabinet Member for Operational Services cllr-steve.albon@thanet.gov.uk

Lead director: Gavin Waite

Contact: Mike Humber, Head of Maritime and Technical Services Tel: 01843 577083 Email: mike.humber@thanet.gov.uk.

What the decision will mean: Updating of the RCV fleet that have reached their economical life span

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Documents

  • Cabinet report