24 Commission Work Programme & Cabinet Forward Plan
The Commission considered the work programme report along with the appended Cabinet Forward Plan and Commission Work Programme.
The Chairman of the Budget Task and Finish Group, Councillor Collingwood reported that the TFG would be meeting on 29 November to consider the draft Capital and Revenue Budget with follow up meetings in December and early January. The findings of the Budget TFG would be brought to the Commission meeting in January.
The Chairman of the Commission suggested that the date of the next meeting be moved to allow time for the Budget TFG findings to be considered.
It was also suggested that an update from the Cabinet Member for Housing be provided to the Commission regarding the Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs).
The following items were suggested as possible items for future task and finish groups -
· Future of car parking in the District – this could also include issues regarding parking on verges.
· The future of the Brunel Shed.
· Unauthorised gypsy and traveller encampments.
· Joint Waste Contract.
· Provision of Temporary Housing in the District.
· Waste Recycling.
The work programme suggestion form would be circulated to the members for completion.
i) The date of the next Commission meeting be moved to 24 January 2018,
ii) The Cabinet Member for Housing be invited to update the Commission on Licensing of Houses in Multiple Occupation,
iii) The Commission Work Programme and Cabinet Forward Plan be noted.