Decisions

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Decisions published

20/09/2022 - Position Statement on the Councils response to the Cost of Living Crisis from Cllr. Terry Richardson - Leader of the Council ref: 5728    For Determination

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 20/09/2022 - Council

Decision published: 20/09/2022

Effective from: 20/09/2022

Decision:

Cllr. Terry Richardson presented the position statement which considered practical measures the Council could take to provide support, and committed to the following:

 

·         Appointing a Cost-of-Living Support Officer through utilising external funding to ensure our residents are accessing all the support that they are entitled to.

·         Working closely with all partners and agencies including Leicestershire County Council, Citizens Advice Bureau and Department for Work & Pensions (DWP) to maximise available support.

·         Communicating and signposting through a wide range of channels all the available advice, guidance, and support.

 

 

Members responded favourably to the initiatives outlined in the position statement.

 

Cllr. Stuart Coar left the meeting and did not return.


20/09/2022 - Recommendations of the Cabinet Executive: Quarter 1 Capital Programme Review 2021/22 ref: 5730    For Determination

The report provides Members with an update on expenditure against the Capital Programme for the quarter ending 30th June 2022.

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 20/09/2022 - Council

Decision published: 20/09/2022

Effective from: 20/09/2022

Decision:

Considered – Report of the Cabinet Executive, presented by Cllr. Maggie Wright, Finance, People & Performance Portfolio Holder.

 

Cllr. Kirsteen Thomson left and returned to the meeting during consideration of this item.

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Lead officer: Katie Hollis


20/09/2022 - Amendments to Appointments to Committees and Seat Allocations ref: 5729    For Determination

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 20/09/2022 - Council

Decision published: 20/09/2022

Effective from: 20/09/2022

Decision:

Considered - Report of the Senior Democratic Services & Scrutiny Officer, presented by Cllr. Terry Richardson – Leader of the Council.

 

Following the vote on this item, the Chairman Cllr. Iain Hewson adjourned the meeting at 18:41 for a short break. The meeting was reconvened at 18:48.