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COVID-19 Response


This report outlines the Council’s response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) global pandemic and sets out the process for managing the next stages to manage the restarting of services post lockdown and longer term recovery.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.


On this occasion it has not been practicable to provide this 28 clear days’ notice and therefore Section 10 (General exception) of the above regulations has been complied with. It was not possible to include this report on the Forward Plan with 28 days’ notice because discussions with the Leader regarding the report’s inclusion (and contents) on the Cabinet Agenda for 9 June 2020 had not been concluded when the Forward Plan was published.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/06/2020

Decision due: 9 Jun 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Alan Jarrett, Leader of the Council

Lead director: Richard Hicks

Department: Regeneration, Culture, Environment and Transformation

Contact: Ruth Du-Lieu, Assistant Director, Front Line Services Email: Tel: (01634) 331113.

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