To consider a report from the Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services (copy enclosed).
The Cabinet Member for Customers, Transformationand Fire and Rescue presented the Equality Action Plan. Members were advised that the Equality Action Plan linked to the Council Plan and other Council Plans and Strategies. Joint working had taken place with AWAZ Cumbria and Scrutiny had commented on the work during the drafting of the Plan.
The Leader commented that the Plan had been an excellent example of joint working between Cabinet and Scrutiny. A Scrutiny Task and Finish Group had convened in July 2018 and its work had influenced the Plan. It showed how Scrutiny added value to the work of Cabinet. The Leader asked that Cabinet’s thanks be conveyed to Scrutiny Members.
1 The Equality Action Plan (2018-20) be agreed
2 The Executive Director – Corporate, Customer and Community Services convey Cabinet’s thanks to Scrutiny Members for their contribution to the Equality Action Plan.