Housing Neighbourhoods and Leisure Committee 5-JULY-2017

5 July 2017 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Amy Bryan. Contact committee services

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Attachments

pdf icon Agenda [83kb]

pdf icon All papers [773kb]

Agenda

ItemDescriptionWards affectedReport
1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration.

  
2.

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE HOUSING, NEIGHBOURHOODS AND LEISURE COMMITTEE HELD ON 15 MARCH 2017

 pdf icon Item 2 [97kb]
3.

MINUTES OF OTHER BODIES 

Community Safety Partnership - 2 February 2017 and 27 April 2017

 pdf icon Item 3 [88kb]
4.

PETITIONS

Petitions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been received by Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

  
5.

QUESTIONS FROM MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC AND COUNCILLORS

Questions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been submitted in writing and received by the Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

 pdf icon Item 5 [34kb]
6.

DECISION BOOK REFERENCES

To consider any requests received by the Monitoring Officer pursuant to Standing Order 42, for consideration of matters falling within the Committee's Powers & Duties which have been the subject of Decision Book reports.

  
7.

READING CARNIVAL

To receive a presentation on the 2017 Reading Carnival.

BOROUGHWIDE 
8.

WASTE COLLECTION SERVICE CHANGES AND CHARGEABLE GREEN WASTE COLLECTION

This report updates the Committee on the introduction of the revised waste collection service standard, the rescheduled collection rounds and the introduction of the chargeable green waste service.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 8 [65kb]
9.

PEER REVIEW OF CULTURAL SERVICES

This report informs the Committee of the outcome of the Peer Review of Cultural Services, which took place in February 2017.  

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 9 [306kb]
10.

GREAT PLACE SCHEME: 'READING-ON-THAMES'

This report informs the Committee of the Council's successful bid for the Great Place Scheme, which is a new joint funding initiative by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Arts Council England and Historic England.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 10 [156kb]
11.

USE OF S106 AND RIGHT TO BUY RECEIPTS TO INCREASE THE PROVISION OF NEW AFFORDABLE HOMES

This report provides the Committee with an update on the Local Authority New Build programme and details proposals and funding arrangements for the next phase of the programme.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 11 [136kb]

 

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