Agenda

County Council Local Committee for Barrow
Friday, 6th March, 2020 10.30 am

Venue: Conference Room, Nan Tait Centre, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 1LG

Contact: Lynn Harker  Email: lynn.harker@cumbria.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence.

 

2.

Disclosures of Interest

Members are invited to disclose any disclosable pecuniary interest they have in any item on the agenda which comprises

 

1          Details of any employment, office, trade, profession or vocation carried on for profit or gain.

 

2          Details of any payment or provision of any other financial benefit (other than from the authority) made or provided within the relevant period in respect of any expenses incurred by you in carrying out duties as a member, or towards your election expenses.  (This includes any payment or financial benefit from a trade union within the meaning of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992.

 

3          Details of any contract which is made between you (or a body in which you have a beneficial interest) and the authority

 

            (a)    Under which goods or services are to be provided or works are to be executed; and

 

            (b)    Which has not been fully discharged.

 

4          Details of any beneficial interest in land which is within the area of the authority. 

 

5          Details of any licence (alone or jointly with others) to occupy land in the area of the authority for a month or longer.

 

6          Details of any tenancy where (to your knowledge)

 

            (a)    The landlord is the authority; and

 

            (b)    The tenant is a body in which you have a beneficial interest.

 

7          Details of any beneficial interest in securities of a body where

 

            (a)    That body (to your knowledge) has a place of business or land in the area of the authority; and

 

            (b)    Either –

 

(i)            The total nominal value of the securities exceeds £25,000 or one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that body; or

 

                     (ii)        If that share capital of that body is of more than one class, the total nominal value of the shares of any one class in which the relevant person has a beneficial interest exceeds one hundredth of the total issued share capital of that class.

 

In addition, you must also disclose other non-pecuniary interests set out in the Code of Conduct where these have not already been registered.

 

Note

 

A “disclosable pecuniary interest” is an interest of a councillor or their partner (which means spouse or civil partner, a person with whom they are living as husband or wife, or a person with whom they are living as if they are civil partners).

 

3.

Exclusion of Press and Public

To consider whether the press and public should be excluded from the meeting during consideration of any item on the agenda.

 

4.

Public Participation

There are no public questions, statements or petitions relating to the business of the Committee on this occasion.

 

5.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 97 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 20 January 2020 (copy enclosed).

 

6.

Delivering In-House SEND and Mainstream Home to School and Adult Day Centre Transport pdf icon PDF 240 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To receive a presentation by the Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure (copy enclosed).

 

7.

One Public Estate pdf icon PDF 517 KB

To receive a presentation from the Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure (copy enclosed).

 

8.

Potential Closure of Nursery Provision at Bram Longstaffe pdf icon PDF 132 KB

[Electoral Divisions: Old Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – People (copy enclosed).

 

This report is to inform members that a consultation on the potential closure of Bram Longstaffe Nursery School is being undertaken.

 

Additional documents:

9.

Highways Devolved Revenue and Capital Update 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 106 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure (copy enclosed).

 

This report presents the Highways Revenue and Devolved Capital and Non-Devolved Capital budget finance reports and updates Members as to current progress on these budget lines.

 

Additional documents:

10.

Proposed Highways Devolved Revenue and Capital Programme 2020-21 pdf icon PDF 112 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services (copy enclosed).

 

This report presents the proposed Devolved Highways Capital and Revenue Programme 2020/21 including prioritised lists of schemes, which will form the basis of the Local Committee’s Devolved Highways Capital and Revenue Programme for 2020/21 and provide a core programme for future years subject to annual review.

 

Additional documents:

11.

Barrow Highways Advisory Sub-Group pdf icon PDF 112 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure (copy enclosed).

 

This report gives recommendations for approval by Barrow Local Committee from the Highways Advisory Sub-Group meeting held on 14 February 2020.

 

Additional documents:

12.

Barrow Area Planning Report pdf icon PDF 740 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services (copy enclosed).

 

This report provides Local Committee with an update on its work and agreed activity since the last meeting of the Committee.  It also includes a financial statement in support of the work of the Local Committee for Members’ information.

 

Additional documents:

13.

Centenary Building Community Asset Transfer pdf icon PDF 114 KB

[Electoral Divisions: Hindpool]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director - Corporate, Customer and Community Services (copy enclosed).

 

This report brings a request for a Community Asset Transfer for the Centenary Building on Abbey Road in Barrow.

 

14.

Supporting Children and Strengthening Families pdf icon PDF 131 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

To consider a report by the Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services (copy enclosed).

 

This report gives recommendations for approval by Barrow Local Committee from the Supporting Children and Strengthening Families meeting held on 5 February 2020.

 

Additional documents:

15.

Reports from Members Serving on Outside Bodies

To enable local members to give verbal reports on and share information in respect of outside bodies to which they have been appointed.

 

16.

Date of Next Meeting

The next scheduled meeting will take place on Tuesday 5 May 2020 at 10.30 am in the Conference Room, Nan Tait Centre, Barrow?in?Furness, LA14 1LG.