Agenda

County Council Local Committee for Barrow - Friday, 17th September, 2021 10.30 am

Venue: Community 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 301 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 12 July 2021 (copy enclosed).

 

6.

BAE Planning Performance Agreement pdf icon PDF 360 KB

To receive a presentation from the Executive Director – Economy and Infrastructure.

 

7.

Local Committee Revised Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 354 KB

To note the revised Terms of Reference (copy enclosed).

 

Additional documents:

8.

School Streets Initiative - Askam Village School - Proposed Experimental Traffic Regulation Order in Support of a School Street Being Established at Askam Village School, Askam-in-Furness pdf icon PDF 4 MB

[Electoral Division: Dalton North]

 

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

 

This report introduces the School Streets initiative which is aimed at reducing traffic levels outside of schools during the arrival and departure times.

 

 

9.

Barrow Active Travel Cycle Scheme Traffic Regulation Order 2021 pdf icon PDF 2 MB

[Electoral Divisions: Barrow Island]

 

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

 

This report seeks approval from the Local Committee to progress to statutory advertising and consultation of a Traffic Regulation Order which would prohibit vehicles parking on Michaelson Road and Bridge Road, Barrow-in-Furness, by removal of existing parking spaces and the allocation of an area of carriageway as a mandatory cycle lane protecting cyclists from traffic.

 

10.

Devolved Highways Capital and Revenue Update 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 201 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:

11.

Barrow Area Planning Report pdf icon PDF 1 MB

[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:

12.

Health and Wellbeing Update pdf icon PDF 621 KB

[Electoral Divisions: All Barrow]

 

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

 

This report updates Local Committee on the work of the Public Health Locality Manager (PHLM) to improve health and wellbeing outcomes in Barrow.

 

Additional documents:

13.

Local Committee Chairs and Leadership Meeting pdf icon PDF 229 KB

To note the minutes of the meeting of the Local Committee Chairs and Leadership meetings held on 5 July 2021 (copy enclosed).

 

14.

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.

 

15.

Date of Next Meeting

The next scheduled meeting will take place on Monday 15 November 2021 at 10.30 am at a venue to be confirmed.