Bin collection days changed on 13 February 2017. Waste collection changes and garden waste collection charge.

Strategic Environment, Planning & Transport Committee 4-APR-2017

4 April 2017 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

Committee Administrator(s)

Peter Driver. Contact committee services

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Attachments

pdf icon Agenda [69kb]

pdf icon All papers [24Mb]

Agenda

ItemDescriptionWards affectedReport
1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

  
2.

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE STRATEGIC ENVIRONMENT, PLANNING AND TRANSPORT COMMITTEE HELD ON 23 NOVEMBER 2016

 pdf icon Item 2 [39kb]
3.

MINUTES OF THE MEETINGS OF THE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT SUB-COMMITTEE OF 12 & 19 JANUARY, AND 9 MARCH 2017

 

pdf icon Item 3a [69kb]

pdf icon Item 3b [18kb]

pdf icon Item 3c [76kb]

4.

MINUTES OF OTHER BODIES

(A)    JOINT WASTE DISPOSAL BOARD: 27 JANUARY 2017

 pdf icon Item 4 [139kb]
5.

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.

(A)  PETITIONS REGARDING TOWN CENTRE TAXI RANKS
A report on the receipt of two petitions requesting reinstatement of the recent closed Garrard Street and Reading Station taxi ranks.

(B)  OTHER PETITIONS

 pdf icon Item 5a [42kb]
6.

QUESTIONS FROM COUNCILLORS AND MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC

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.

  
7.

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.

  
8.

DRAFT LOCAL PLAN

A report seeking the Committee's approval to undertake community involvement on a Draft Local Plan and associated documents.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 8 [74kb]

pdf icon Item 8 Appendix 1 [6Mb]

pdf icon Item 8 Appendix 2 [15Mb]

pdf icon Item 8 Appendix 3 [2Mb]

9.

CENTRAL AND EASTERN BERKSHIRE JOINT MINERALS & WASTE PLAN - ISSUES AND OPTIONS CONSULTATION

A report seeking the Committee's approval for the Central and Eastern Berkshire Joint Minerals and Waste Plan Issues and Options Consultation, to feed into the preparation of the draft local plan.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 9 [59kb]

pdf icon Item 9 Appendix 1 [1Mb]

10.

COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE LEVY - REVIEW OF REGULATION 123 INFRASTUCTURE LIST

A report proposing a limited review of the Council's existing Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) regulation 123 Infrastructure list.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 10 [58kb]

pdf icon Item 10 Appendix 1 [82kb]

11.

'FIXING OUR BROKEN HOUSING MARKET' - HOUSING WHITE PAPER, FEBRUARY 2017

A report summarising the contents of the recent Housing White Paper and its implications for the planning system and recommending a draft response to the consultation.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 11 [130kb]
12.

COMMUNITY SOLAR SCHEME - UPDATE AND OUTCOMES FROM THE PROJECT

A report informing the Committee about progress with establishing the Reading Community Energy Society Ltd.

BOROUGHWIDEpdf icon Item 12 [56kb]
13.

HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE POLICY

A report presenting Highways Policies and working practices in an updated form amalgamated into a single Highway Maintenance Policy document.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 13 [877kb]

14.

HIGHWAY ASSET MANAGEMENT POLICY

A report seeking the Committee's approval for the Highways Asset Management Policy, including a change in highway safety inspection frequency as part of efficiency savings.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 14 [45kb]

pdf icon Item 14 Appendix 1 [97kb]

15.

THAMES VALLEY LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP: FUNDING FOR MAJOR TRANSPORT SCHEMES IN READING

A report providing an update on the current major transport projects in Reading and the process followed by local authorities to gain spend approval through the Local Enterprise Partnership for such schemes.

BOROUGHWIDE

pdf icon Item 15 [84kb]

pdf icon Item 15 Appendix 4 [582kb]

 

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