Decision details

Operation Watershed Active Communities Fund Applications HI20 (19/20)

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Highways and Infrastructure

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

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.


£1.500m is allocated for Operation Watershed in the Capital Programme agreed by Full Council in December 2017.  The allocation for 2019/20 is £0.300m.  In this period five full applications have been received and evaluated totalling£52,431.16 and are set out in Appendix A of the report.


The Cabinet Member for Highways and Infrastructure 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: 11/02/2020

Date of decision: 11/02/2020

Date comes into force if not called in: 21/02/2020

Call-in deadline date: 20/02/2020

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