Cabinet, Monday 13 March 2017
This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet.
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
Mobile phones should be switched to silent.
An induction loop is fitted in the Council Chamber. Anyone who is a hearing aid user should switch their hearing aid to position 'T'.
The Chair will explain the evacuation procedures in the event of an emergency.
2 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting.
3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
4 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
a) Items on the agenda
b) Items not on the agenda
5 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To confirm the minutes of the Cabinet meeting held on 13 February 2017
6 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
The Deputy Leader of the council will give a verbal update.
7 CONTROL OF HORSES
For members to agree to adopt the provisions of the Control of Horses Act 2015. Once empowered, this will allow abandoned horses to be seized from Mendip District Council (MDC) and Highways land in order to prevent the menace of fly-grazing and protect the public.
8 PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT REPORT QUARTER 3 2016/17
This report provides an overview of the Council's performance up to the end of Quarter 3 (31 December 2016) relating to the strategic priorities and objectives of the Corporate Plan, and key delivery enablers. It sets out progress so far against the new objectives contained in the plan.
9 CALENDAR OF PUBLIC MEETINGS 2017/18
The draft calendar of public meetings for 2017/18 has been prepared and is attached to the report.
REPORTS FOR INFORMATION
10 PORTFOLIO HOLDER DECISIONS
To note any recent Portfolio Holder Decisions
270 February - Somerset Waste Partnership Business Plan 2017-2022
11 FORWARD PLAN
To note the current Forward Plan.
12 MINUTES FOR INFORMATION
Audit Committee Minutes 25 January 2017
Scrutiny Board Minutes, 27 February 2017 to follow
13 URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any business that the Chair considers is urgent.