Decision details

Healthier High Streets Scrutiny Commission report

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

The commission looked at how to reduce the impact of clusters of shops on Lambeth’s high streets which encouraged unhealthy lifestyles – these include fast food takeaways, off licences and payday money lenders. The report contains a series of recommendations and associated action plan for which approval is sought.

Decisions:

RESOLVED:

(1)    To receive the report and recommendations of the Healthier High Streets Scrutiny Commission (Appendix 1).

(2)    To note the successful engagement between the commission and policy makers which has resulted in a number of the report’s recommendations already having been adopted.

(3)    To approve the action plan prepared in response to the Commission’s recommendations (Appendix 2).

 

Report author: Gary O'Key

Publication date: 29/03/2016

Date of decision: 21/03/2016

Decided at meeting: 21/03/2016 - Cabinet

Effective from: 06/04/2016

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