Agenda and minutes

Council - Tuesday, 8th December, 2020 5.30 p.m.

The Agenda for this meeting will be published 5 clear working days before the scheduled date of the meeting. The Minutes and Decisions for this meeting will normally be published within 9 working days following the date of the meeting.

Note: this does not apply to Scrutiny Working Groups or Scrutiny Commissioners meetings, please contact the relevant Scrutiny Officer for more information on the work programme for these Groups.

Venue: via Zoom

Contact: Sandeep Tiensa  0116 272 7640

Items
No. Item

141.

Disclosures of Interests from Members

To receive disclosures of interests from Members (i.e. the existence and the nature of those interests in respect of items on this agenda).

Minutes:

No disclosures were received.

 

142.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 249 KB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 17 November 2020 (enclosed).

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 17th November 2020, as circulated, were approved and signed as a correct record.

 

143.

Appointment of Vice Chair to Planning Committee pdf icon PDF 109 KB

To consider the report of the Democratic Services, Scrutiny and Governance Manager (enclosed).

 

Minutes:

Considered report of the Democratic Services Scrutiny and Governance Manager, presented by Councillor Terry Richardson, Leader of the Council.

 

 

 

 

144.

Chairman's Announcements

Minutes:

The Chairman made announcements in respect of the following:

 

-       Thanks were expressed for the hard work and commitment of all of the staff at the council.

-       The Chairman reminded us to remember Hands, Face and Space.

-        With the festive season upon us announcements were made providing information on food banks and charities in the area that are available for individuals that need support and asking that we support these charities at this time.

-       Banks

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-       CountesthorpeTrussell Trust

-       St. Mary’s Church, c/o Church Gate Centre, Church Gate, Lutterworth, Leicestershire LE17 4AN

-       01455 558797

-       Leicestersouth Food Bank

-       The Kings Centre, 56 Bull Head Street, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 1PA (LSFB) – 07912 194783

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-        The Trussell Trust (Hinckley Area Food Bank)

-       c/o Hope Community Church, Deveron Way, Hinckley, Leicester LE10 0XD

-       Tel : 01455 697390 / 01455 233798

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-        Enderby Mission Church

-       Moores Lane, Enderby, Leicester LE19 4AN

-       0116 2753866

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-       Glenfield food hub.

-       Annex grounds, station rd Glenfield.

-       Points of contact is the parish council 01162312498 also they offer a delivery service 

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-       Narborough Church

-       School Lane, Narborough, Leicester 

-       LE19 2GS

-       0116 2753318

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-       Salvation Army

-       Ladysmith Road (off Saffron Road), South Wigston, Leicester LE18 4UZ

-       0116 2774114

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-       Braunstone Community Life Food Bank

-       0800 8611 1095 or 0116 2992192

 

145.

Leader's Statement pdf icon PDF 477 KB

(To follow)

Minutes:

Cllr. Terry Richardson, Leader of the Council, presented his Statement in

respect of the following:

 

-       Environmental Health keeping us all safe

-       The Gold Footprint Award

-       Blaby District Youth Council

-       Leisure Centre

-       Funding Bids

-       Recruitment

-       Christmas Food Hampers

 

146.

Public Speaking Protocol

Requests received by the Protocol deadline to be reported by the Corporate  Services Group Manager with details of the Agenda Item to which they relate. (Such persons entitled to use the Protocol attend for the purpose of making representations, answering questions or giving evidence relating to the business of the meeting and the time allocated to each person is a maximum of three minutes unless extended at the discretion of the Chairman).

 

Minutes:

No requests were received.

 

147.

Questions from Members

Any Members wishing to submit questions must do so to the Corporate Services Group Manager no later than 5 working days before the meeting.

 

The Corporate Services Group Manager will report if any questions have been submitted.

Minutes:

No questions were received.

 

148.

Blaby District Council Local Plan - Local Development Scheme pdf icon PDF 397 KB

To consider the report of the Planning and Economic Development Group Manager (enclosed).

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Considered report of the group manager for Planning and Economic Development, presented by Councillor Ben Taylor, Planning, Housing Strategy and Economic Development Portfolio Holder.

 

 

149.

Statement of Community Involvement pdf icon PDF 376 KB

To consider the report of the Planning and Economic Development Group Manager (enclosed).

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Considered report of the Group Manager for Planning and Economic Development, presented by Councillor Ben Taylor, Planning, Housing Strategy and Economic Development Portfolio Holder.

 

 

150.

Exempt Paragraph

There are no items of business for consideration under this section.