Cabinet, Monday 22 May 2017
This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet. The meeting will commence at 6.30 pm.
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 10 April 2017.
6 ANNUAL SAFEGUARDING REPORT
This report is intended to provide an update on the safeguarding arrangements in place at Mendip District Council, post re-structure, and identifies the action plan and activities to take place over the next year to ensure continuity of our safeguarding arrangements.
7 SHAPE THE DISTRICT 2017-2020 - CORPORATE STRATEGY
The purpose of this report is to present for consideration a new draft three year Corporate Strategy; Shape the District. Building on the Council's significant achievement to date in securing the future of public services in Mendip through innovation and new ways of working, it sets out a new vision for the council and the two new corporate priorities of Transformation and Inclusive Growth.
8 REVIEW OF MEMBER REPRESENTATION ON OUTSIDE BODIES
This report has been produced to give the Cabinet an opportunity to consider the findings of the review and decide on Member representation on Outside Bodies in 2017/18.
9 PORTFOLIO HOLDER DECISIONS
To note any recent Portfolio Holder Decisions.
10 FORWARD PLAN
To note the current Forward Plan.
11 MINUTES FOR INFORMATION
To note any draft minutes. None on this occasion.
12 URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any business that the Chair considers is urgent.