Cabinet, Monday, 1 June 2020

This meeting will be held at 6 pm. This will be a virtual meeting.

You can view the live stream of the meeting by clicking this link and selecting 'Watch on the web instead'.

APPROVED MINUTES

Icon for pdf Approved Cabinet Minutes 01.06.20 [227.27KB]

UPDATING

Icon for pdf Cabinet Updating 01.06.20 [110.66KB]

AGENDA

Icon for pdf Item 00 Cabinet Agenda 01.06.20 [237.44KB]

1          CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS       

  • The Chair will give their announcements.
  • The Chair will explain the procedure for Virtual Meetings.
  • Mobile phones should be set to silent

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 11 May 2020

Icon for pdf Item 05 Previous Cabinet Minutes 11.05.20 [297.56KB]

6          PROJECT TO REDUCE THE VOLUME OF COMMUTER RELATED CAR JOURNEYS IN MENDIP

In February 2019 this Council declared a "Climate Emergency" and committed to make the best endeavours to enable Mendip to be carbon neutral by 2030. This report is a proposal to adopt a project that delivers on these priorities by reducing the volume of commuter related vehicles on our roads.

Icon for pdf Item 06 Project to Reduce the Volume of Commuter Related Car Journeys in Mendip [3.58MB]

7          ENHANCING AIR QUALITY IN MENDIP

This report identifies the existing air quality tasks undertaken and identifies a further work programme for the current business year and also for the remainder of the current Corporate Plan term.

Icon for pdf Item 07 Enhancing Air Quality in Mendip [250.73KB]

8          EQUALITY OBJECTIVE UPDATE 2020

This report outlines the achievements of the Member Equality Steering Group over the past year. It also identifies the focus for the next year. Lastly it identifies additional considerations connected to COVID-19.

Icon for pdf Item 08 Equality Objective Update 2020 [174.49KB]

9          REPORT OF THE SCRUTINY DEPRIVATION WORKING GROUP

The Scrutiny Deprivation Working Group investigates the causes of deprivation, hearing from those agencies who work with the most deprived sections of our community. The Group's recommendations have been discussed by the main Scrutiny Board and supported. This report seeks Cabinet's approval of those recommendations.

Icon for pdf Item 09 Report of the Scrutiny Deprivation Working Group [132.76KB]

REPORTS FOR INFORMATION

10        PORTFOLIO HOLDER DECISIONS                                                                      

None.

11        FORWARD PLAN                                                                                                    

To note the current Forward Plan.

Icon for pdf Item 11 Mendip District Council Forward Plan [394.32KB]

12        MINUTES FOR INFORMATION                                                                             

To note any recent minutes from other relevant committees

Icon for pdf Item 12 Draft Audit Committee Minutes 29.04.20 [282.94KB]

13        URGENT BUSINESS                                                                                               

To consider any business that the Chair considers is urgent.