Decision details

Operation Watershed Active Communities Fund Applications - September 2021 ECC04 (21/22)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Environment and Climate Change

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The purpose of Operation Watershed is to support people in their local communities who want to work with the County Council to become more prepared for, or to reduce the risk of, flooding. Local groups are encouraged to apply for funding to finance schemes and projects of all sizes as a way of achieving this.


£0.704m is allocated for Operation Watershed 2021/22 – 2022/23 in the Capital Programme agreed by Full Council in February 2021, including carry forward from previous years.  The allocation for 2021/22 is £0.300m.  In this period five full applications have been received and evaluated totalling £158,879.31.



The Cabinet Member for Environment and Climate Change has approved the applications from the community groups or parish councils set out in Appendix A of the report.


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Publication date: 22/09/2021

Date of decision: 29/09/2021

Effective from: 11/10/2021

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