Decision details

2019 Flooding - Final Investigation Report (SS13)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report will present the various aspects of the flood events in July


The Cabinet considered a report presenting the various aspects of the flood events in July 2019 when areas across Northern England were hit by a low-pressure weather system and experienced periods of intense and significant rainfall that also incorporated the Final Independent Section 19 Investigation Report in accordance with the Flood & Water Management Act (FWMA) 2010 on the investigation into the flooding events undertaken independently by Mott MacDonald Consulting Engineers.


The Cabinet has:-


(1) Approved the final section 19 report.


(2) Approved the proposed response in this report and requested an annual Flood Resilience Plan is brought to Communities and Housing Scrutiny each year.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Reason Key: Affects 2 or more wards;

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: tbc

Decision Reference: CAB265

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Other reasons / organisations consulted

portfolio, CLT, C

Contact: Mark Glynn, Director of Place Management Email: Tel: 0161-474-3700.

Report author: Alex Bremner

Publication date: 23/12/2020

Date of decision: 22/12/2020

Decided at meeting: 22/12/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 01/01/2021

Accompanying Documents: