Policy Committee 13-FEB-2017

13 February 2017 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

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pdf icon Agenda [65kb]

pdf icon All papers [11Mb]

Agenda

ItemDescriptionWards affectedReports
1.CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS  
2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Councillors to declare any interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration in public session.

  
3.

MINUTES

To confirm the Minutes of the Policy Committee meeting on 16 January 2017.

 pdf icon Minutes [65kb]
4.

PETITIONS AND QUESTIONS

To receive any petitions from the public and any questions from the public and Councillors.

 pdf icon Item 4 [47kb]
5.DECISION BOOK REFERENCES  
6.

BUDGET 2017-2020

Councillor Lovelock / Corporate Management Team

This report sets out the General Fund budget and indicative capital programme, covering the forecast capital and revenue expenditure and resources for 2017/18, and also sets out proposals for the Housing Revenue Account.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 6 [4Mb]
7.

PROPOSED SAVING TO HOMELESSNESS PATHWAYS SERVICES

Councillor Davies / Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services

This report sets out a proposal for all Homelessness Support services to be reconfigured and a more flexible model of support service adopted, to better meet the needs of individuals and allow a saving to be achieved.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 7 [45kb]
8.

CONTRACT AWARD - LOWFIELD ROAD TEMPORARY ACCOMMODATION PROJECT, CONSTRUCTION OF 28 TEMPORARY ACCOMODATION UNITS AT LAND OFF LOWFIELD ROAD IN CAVERSHAM

Councillor Davies / Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services

This report seeks approval for the award of a contract for the provision of 28 Temporary Accommodation units at land off Lowfield Road in Caversham.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 8 [31kb]
9.

CONTRACT AWARD - MANAGED STORE FACILITY FOR THE SUPPLY OF CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS

Councillor Davies / Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services

This report seeks approval for the award of a contract for the provision of a managed store facility for the supply of construction materials following a competitive tendering exercise.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 9 [32kb]
10.

REVIEW OF CARE AND SUPPORT CHARGING AND FINANCIAL ASSESSMENT FRAMEWORK - INFORMATION REPORT

Councillor Eden / Director of Adult Care and Health Services

This report sets out information on a review of the Charging and Financial Assessment Framework for Adult Care and Support.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 10 [88kb]
11.

BUDGET SAVING PROPOSAL - CONSULTATION RESULTS FOR THE REMOVAL OF THE READYBIKE SUBSIDY

Councillor Page / Director of Environment and Neighbourhood Services

This report summarises the results of a consultation on the proposal to remove the ReadyBike subsidy, and seeks approval to implement proposed changes to the scheme.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 11 [103kb]
12.

SCHOOL ADMISSIONS ARRANGEMENTS 2018/19

Councillor Jones / Director of Children, Education and Early Help Services

This report invites the Committee to determine the admissions arrangements for community primary schools in Reading for the school year beginning in September 2018, and the coordinated schemes for primary and secondary schools.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 12 [6Mb]

 

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