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Council 18-OCT-2016

18 October 2016 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Michael Popham & Richard Woodford. Contact committee services

Access Arrangements

All ground floor meeting rooms are accessible to wheelchair and scooter users.

An audio loop induction system is available in the Council Chamber and Committee Rooms 1, 4a and 4b for those with hearing difficulties (a portable induction loop is available for other rooms on request).

Contact the Committee Officer if you have any individual requirements to enable you to attend the meeting as soon as possible before the date of the meeting.

We can provide information in other formats (large print, audio, Braille) or languages on request.

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Please note that you will be able to watch this meeting on our webcasting page.


pdf icon Agenda [143kb]

pdf icon All Papers [1Mb]


ItemDescriptionWards affectedReport
1.Mayor's Announcements

To receive Mayor's Announcements.
2.Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.

The Mayor to sign the Minutes of the proceedings of the Council Meeting held on 28 June 2016 (Pages A1-A3)
 pdf icon Minutes [28kb]

To receive petitions in accordance with Standing Order 8.
5.Questions from Members of the Public

Questions in accordance with Standing Order 9.
 pdf icon Item 5 [37kb]
6.Questions from Councillors

Questions in accordance with Standing Order 10.
 pdf icon Item 6 [55kb]

Reports and Recommendations from Committees

7.Children's Services Learning and Improvement Plan

Report by Director of Children, Education and Early Help Services (Pages B1-B36)
                              pdf icon Item 7 [859kb]          
8.Finance Sustainability Plan Submission to the Department of Communities and Local Government

Report by Managing Director (Pages C1-C11)
 pdf icon Item 8 [111kb]
9.Budget Savings Proposal: Arthur Hill Pool

Report by Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services and a debate in accordance with Standing Order 8(5)(e) (Pages D1-D16)
 pdf icon Item 9 [215kb]
10.Standards Committee

Report by Monitoring Officer (Pages E1-E6)
 pdf icon Item 10 [47kb]


11.City of Sanctuary

Councillor Lovelock to move
           pdf icon Item 11 [9kb]
12.Sustainability and Transformation Plans

Councillor Hoskin to move
 pdf icon Item 12 [19kb]
13.No Confidence in Councillor Jan Gavin

Councillor Duveen to move
 pdf icon Item 13 [17kb]
14.Schools That Work For Everyone

Councillor Jones to move
 pdf icon Item 14 [17kb]
15.Power to the People, Collective Energy Switching

Councillor White to move
 pdf icon Item 15 [14kb]


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