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Update on Lending, Loaning, and Reuse Project, Including Cambridge Scrapstore

1) Note progress on wider project work to support community lending, loan and re-use in the city in line with the council’s priorities.
2) Establish alternative options and support for individuals and groups to access arts, craft and scrap materials, noting intention to close down scrapstore and repurpose the unit for Cambridge Food distribution hub in July 2022.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 21/02/2022

Decision due: 24 Mar 2022 by Executive Councillor for Communities

Lead member: Executive Councillor for Communities

Department: Community Services

Contact: Vicky Haywood, Community Development Manager Email: vicky.haywood@cambridge.gov.uk.

Additional Information: Requested for pre-scrutiny by Cllrs Payne & Porrer.

Background Information: In October 2021, the Executive Councillor for Communities approved recommendations to support a review of Scrapstore to greater align to corporate priorities. The Officer's report provides an update on progress and further recommendations.

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