Cabinet, Monday, 13 March 2017

This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet.

Icon for pdf Approved Cabinet Minutes 13.03.17 [234.21KB]

AGENDA

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
Icon for pdf Item 05 Previous Cabinet Minutes 13.02.17 [264.54KB]

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.
Icon for pdf Item 07a Adoption of Control of Horses Act 2015 [173.48KB]
Icon for pdf Item 07b Adoption of Control of Horses Act 2015 - appendix Protocol for the Management of Horses in Mendip District [945.12KB]

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.
Icon for pdf Item 08 Performance Management Cabinet Report With Appendix Q3 2016-2017_Final [671.53KB]

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. 
Icon for pdf Item 09 Calendar of Public Meetings 2017-2018 [139.63KB]

REPORTS FOR INFORMATION

10        PORTFOLIO HOLDER DECISIONS
To note any recent Portfolio Holder Decisions
270 February - Somerset Waste Partnership Business Plan 2017-2022
Icon for pdf Item 10 2017 270 February – Somerset Waste Partnership Business Plan 2017-2022 [148.42KB]

11        FORWARD PLAN                  
To note the current Forward Plan.
Icon for pdf Item 11 Mendip District Council Forward Plan [362.23KB]

12        MINUTES FOR INFORMATION                                                              

Audit Committee Minutes 25 January 2017 Icon for pdf Item 12 Draft Audit Committee Minutes 25.01.17 [226.21KB]

Scrutiny Board Minutes, 27 February 2017 to follow

13        URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any business that the Chair considers is urgent.