Agenda and decisions

Cabinet - Wednesday, 20th April, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Astley Room - Castle. View directions

Contact: Denise French 742211 

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2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

To receive declarations of interest from Members  on items included in the agenda.

Decision:

There were no declarations of interest stated.

3.

MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETINGS pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To consider the Minutes of the previous meeting.

Decision:

That the minutes of the meeting held on 23 March be approved as a correct record. 

4.

WALLEYS QUARRY UPDATE pdf icon PDF 522 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

That:

(a)  The report be noted;

(b)  A report be prepared for the next available council on what legal action the council can take against not only the Environment Agency (EA) but named individuals in the EA who we feel have failed Newcastle-under-Lyme; and

(c)  This council asks for democratic accountability for the Strategic Co-ordination Group (SCG) and that an elected Member from the relevant authorities – Police Fire and Crime Commissioner, Leader of Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council and a representative of Staffordshire County Council – sit on the SCG to allow democratic accountability and challenge to the Environment Agency.  In addition, the council asks for the minutes of all meetings of the SCG to be published.  A report be submitted to the next available council on these matters.

5.

URGENT BUSINESS

To consider any business which is urgent within the meaning of Section 100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972.

Decision:

There was no Urgent Business.