Agenda

County Council Local Committee for Eden
Monday, 18th November, 2019 10.30 am

Venue: Control Room, Fire Headquarters, Penrith, Cumbria

Contact: Nicola Harrison  Email: nicola.harrison@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 items of business on the Agenda

4.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

Ms Isabel Haley will be attending to ask a question about reducing the current speed limit for the single carriageway section of the A6 that runs from south of High Hesket to south of Low Hesket.

5.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 107 KB

To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting of the Local Committee held on 26 September 2019.

6.

PRESENTATION - Lynsey Eland - Share a Smile

To receive a presentation about Share A Smile.

7.

PRESENTATION: Bicycle Mayor - Richard Ingham

To receive a presentation from Cumbria’s Bicycle Mayor.

8.

PRESENTATION: Penrith Parking and Movement Study

To receive a presentation from the Lead Officer - Infrastructure Planning.

EXECUTIVE BUSINESS

9.

Area Planning in Eden pdf icon PDF 131 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All]

 

To consider a report from the Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services.

 

The Area Manager’s report brings together information from across the Community teams including Community Development and Services, Public Health and Waste Prevention. This report provides Local Committee with an update on the work of each area, identified activity against priorities, highlights current issues and provides an overview of the budget position.

Additional documents:

10.

Highways Programme Progress Report 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 103 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Eden]

 

To consider a report from the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure.

 

This report presents the Devolved Highways Revenue, Devolved Highways Capital and Non-Devolved Capital budget reports combined with programme progress information.

Additional documents:

11.

EDEN TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER (TRO) - CONSOLIDATION OF AND CHANGES TO EXISTING RESTRICTIONS AND INTRODUCTION OF PROPOSED NEW RESTRICTIONS pdf icon PDF 149 KB

[Electoral Division: All]

 

To consider a report from the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure

 

This report advises members of a number of proposed changes to the Eden traffic regulation order

Additional documents:

12.

Penrith Consolidation Order pdf icon PDF 137 KB

[Electoral Division: All]

 

To consider a report from the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure.

 

This report advises the Local Committee of the representations received to the informal consultation on a number of proposed changes to the Penrith traffic regulation order in relation to 5 locations.

Additional documents:

13.

EDEN AREA SPEED LIMIT REVIEW 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 122 KB

[Electoral Division: All]

 

To consider a report from the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure.

 

This report advises the Local Committee of the outcome of the informal consultation on a number of proposed speed limit changes throughout Eden District.

Additional documents:

14.

DOBSONS BRIDGE - REDUCTION IN WEIGHT LIMIT FROM 17 TONNES MAXIMUM GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT TO 13 TONNES MAXIMUM GROSS VEHICLE WEIGHT pdf icon PDF 128 KB

[Electoral Division: Greystoke and Hesket]

 

To consider a report from the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure.

 

This report asks members to agree to proceed to statutory consultation and advertisement of  a new order (“the Order”) to reduce the existing 17 tonnes maximum gross vehicle weight limit on that section of the U3129 at Threlkeld over the full expanse of Dobson Bridge, to a maximum gross weight of  13 tonnes

Additional documents:

INFORMATION REPORTS

15.

HIGHWAYS ASSET MANAGEMENT STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 108 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Eden]

 

To consider a report by the Acting Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure

 

This report presents details of the  refreshed Highway Asset Management Strategy

Additional documents:

16.

UPDATE FROM REPRESENTATIVES ON OUTSIDE BODIES

To receive a verbal update from members on any outside bodies they attend on behalf of Eden Local Committee

17.

ACTION LOG pdf icon PDF 36 KB

To update Members on progress of Actions agreed from previous meetings.

18.

DATE & TIME OF NEXT MEETING

The next meeting will be held on 15 January 2019 at Fire HQ, Penrith at 10.30am.