Scrutiny Board, Tuesday 17 August 2021
This meeting will be held in the Council Chamber, Mendip District Council, Shepton Mallet at 6.30 pm. Please note that due to COVID restrictions attendance will be limited.
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FULL AGENDA AND REPORTS
You may find it convenient to use this copy of the agenda and reports in one document. Councillors may refer to the page numbers of this document when they consider the papers.
1 CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
Mobile phones should be switched to silent.
2 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies from Members who are unable to attend the meeting.
3 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
If a member of the Scrutiny Board or other member of the Council present at the meeting has a personal or prejudicial interest in any agenda item during this meeting, they should declare its existence and nature publicly.
4 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
a) For items on the agenda
b) For items not on the agenda
5 PREVIOUS MINUTES
To confirm the minutes of the Scrutiny Board meeting held 24 June 2021
6 FUTURE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN SOMERSET
The Chief Executive will give a verbal update
7 QUARTER 1 BUDGET MONITORING UPDATE 2021-2022
The Section 151 Officer will give a verbal update
8 CORPORATE DELIVERY PLAN
This report presents the proposed Delivery Plan priorities for the Council over the next year.
9 AFFORDABLE AND SOCIAL HOUSING DELIVERY PROGRAMME
This report provides a Programme Update and proposed next steps
10 Q1 CORPORATE PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT REPORT
This report provides a summary of the actions and projects that support the delivery of the Corporate Plan 2020/23
11 UPDATES FROM THE SCRUTINY WORKING GROUPS
a Climate and Ecological working group: Councillor Janine Nash
b Policies and Strategies working group: Councillor Nigel Woollcombe-Adams
c Access working group: Councillor Phillip Ham
d Breaking the cycle of disadvantage working group: Councillor Chris Inchley
e Contracts working group: Councillor Barbi Lund
12 URGENT BUSINESS
To consider any other business which the Chair decides is urgent.