Agenda

Council - Wednesday, 16th December, 2020 7.30 pm

Venue: Skype. View directions

Contact: Jacky Denning 

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Items
No. Item

1.

PRAYERS

2.

APOLOGIES

3.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST pdf icon PDF 299 KB

If a member requires advice on Declarations of Interest, he/she is advised to contact the Legal and Democratic Services Manager in advance of the meeting.  (For the assistance of members a checklist for use in considering their position on any particular item is included at the end of this agenda sheet.)

Additional documents:

4.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 321 KB

To receive as a correct record, the minutes of the previous meeting held on Wednesday 14 October 2020.

 

5.

ANNOUNCEMENTS BY THE MAYOR AND/OR THE CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

6.

TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF COUNCIL PROCEDURE RULE 10.2 pdf icon PDF 85 KB

7.

MINUTES OF COMMITTEES

To receive the minutes of the following meetings, to confirm, if appropriate, such of the minutes as require confirmation and to pass such resolutions as the Council may deem necessary:

7a

Licensing & Appeals Committee - Tuesday, 6 October 2020 pdf icon PDF 177 KB

7b

Planning Committee - Thursday, 15 October 2020 pdf icon PDF 346 KB

7c

Planning Committee - Thursday, 12 November 2020 pdf icon PDF 355 KB

7d

Planning Committee - Thursday, 3 December 2020 pdf icon PDF 270 KB

8.

HRA Revenue & Capital Mid Year review pdf icon PDF 321 KB

To consider the report of the Corporate Director of Place & Community.

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9.

MID-YEAR GENERAL REVENUE ACCOUNT (GRA) FINANCIAL UPDATE 2020/2021 pdf icon PDF 412 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Finance, Procurement and Property Services. 

10.

REVISED CAPITAL PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 169 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Finance, Procurement and Property Services. 

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11.

APPOINTMENT OF INDEPENDENT PERSON (STANDARDS COMMITTEE) pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To consider the report of the Legal & Democratic Services Manager.

12.

EXECUTIVE DECISIONS - SPECIAL URGENCY pdf icon PDF 234 KB

To consider the report of the Corporate Director of Transformation and Resources.

13.

MOTIONS

To consider the following Motions included on the agenda at the request of the Members indicated:

13a

Motion - Fireworks - Included on the agenda by Councillor Kate Mitchell pdf icon PDF 187 KB

This Council resolves to:

·     require all public firework displays within the local authority boundaries to be advertised in advance of the event, allowing residents to take precautions for their animals and vulnerable people

·           actively promote a public awareness campaign about the impact of fireworks on animal welfare and vulnerable people–including the precautions that can be taken to mitigate risks

·           write to the UK Government urging them to introduce legislation to limit the maximum noise level of fireworks to 90dB for those sold to the public for private displays

·           encourage local suppliers of fireworks to stock ‘quieter’ fireworks for public display

 

14.

EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC

It is recommended that members of the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following item(s) of business in accordance with Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in Paragraphs 1, 2, 3 & 4 (Individuals/Financial & Business Affairs/Labour Relations) of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act and as, in all the circumstances of the case the public interest in maintaining the exemption under Schedule 12A outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

PART 2 - NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

15.

Shared Service Review

To consider the report of the Corporate Director of Transformation and Resources.