Agenda

Cabinet
Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 2.00 pm

Venue: Lancaster Buildings, Newcastle, Staffs. View directions

Contact: Geoff Durham 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

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

3.

MINUTES OF A PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 219 KB

4.

DRAFT MEDIUM TERM FINANCIAL STRATEGY 2020/21 - 2024/25 pdf icon PDF 602 KB

5.

COMMERCIAL STRATEGY 2019/24 pdf icon PDF 401 KB

Additional documents:

6.

KIDSGROVE SPORTS CENTRE UPDATE pdf icon PDF 302 KB

Report to follow

7.

CAR PARKING STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 379 KB

Additional documents:

8.

BEDDING PLANT CONTRACT pdf icon PDF 300 KB

9.

AIR QUALITY LOCAL PLAN CONTRACTS pdf icon PDF 222 KB

10.

DIGITAL STRATEGY - FINAL OUTLINE BUSINESS CASE pdf icon PDF 369 KB

Additional documents:

11.

ROUGH SLEEPERS INITIATIVE pdf icon PDF 367 KB

12.

ARMED FORCES COVENANT - SPORT AND LEISURE CARD DOTX 41 KB

13.

FUTURE HIGH STREETS FUND pdf icon PDF 367 KB

Call-In has been waived on this item under the provisions of Rule 14.3 of the Council’s Scrutiny Procedure Rules.

 

The reason for the urgency is that delay to this process by the Call-In Procedure would seriously prejudice the Council’s interest due to the need to procure external support and appoint a consultant by the end of October, 2019.

Additional documents:

14.

EXPERIENCE NEWCASTLE-NEWCASTLE TOWN CENTRE GROWTH PLAN DOTX 41 KB

Additional documents:

15.

FORWARD PLAN pdf icon PDF 266 KB

16.

URGENT BUSINESS

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

17.

DISCLOSURE OF EXEMPT INFORMATION

To resolve that the public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following reports, because it is likely that there will be disclosure of exempt information as defined in the paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A (as amended) of the Local Government Act 1972.

 

18.

ATTENDANCE AT CABINET MEETINGS

Councillor attendance at Cabinet meetings:

(1)  The Chair or spokesperson of the Council’s scrutiny committees and the mover of any motion referred to Cabinet shall be entitled to attend any formal public meeting of Cabinet to speak.

 

(2)  Other persons including non-executive members of the Council may speak at such meetings with the permission of the Chair of the Cabinet.

 

Public attendance at Cabinet meetings:

(1)  If a member of the public wishes to ask a question(s) at a meeting of Cabinet, they should serve two clear days’ notice in writing of any such question(s) to the appropriate committee officer.

(2)  The Council Leader as Chair of Cabinet is given the discretion to waive the above deadline and assess the permissibility if the question(s). The Chair’s decision will be final.

(3)  The maximum limit is three public questions at any one Cabinet meeting.

(4)  A maximum limit of three minutes is provided for each person to ask an initial question or make an initial statement to the Cabinet.

(5)  Any questions deemed to be repetitious or vexatious will be disallowed at the discretion of the Chair.