Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Decision – That the oral report of the Leader of the Council giving an update on a range of issues including the incredible achievement by Cheddleton’s Lee Pearson in winning three more gold medals at the Tokyo Paralympics last month who, alongside Olympians Adam Peaty and Frazier Clarke, help to inspire the next generation of Staffordshire athletes; the Prime Minister’s ambitious plans to reform and fund health and social care through the health care levy which will provide additional funding for the NHS, but increase costs for councils, as well as residents, as national insurance contributions rise; the Council’s campaign to encourage more people to apply for care sector jobs; covid rates remaining high across the county; and the launch of the next phase of the Council’s #TalkSuicide campaign, to tie in with World Suicide Prevention Day, be noted.
Publication date: 16/09/2021
Date of decision: 15/09/2021
Decided at meeting: 15/09/2021 - Cabinet