Agenda

Council - Monday, 30th January, 2023 3.00 pm

Venue: District Council Offices, Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG

Contact: Alan Maher 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Declarations of Interest

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interest and/or other interests, not already on their register of interests, in any items on the agenda and withdraw from the meeting at the appropriate time. 

3.

Minutes of the Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 286 KB

To approve as a correct record and the Chair to sign the attached Minutes of the Council meeting held on 28 November 2022.

4.

Chair's Announcements

Councillor D Ruff, Chair of the Council.

5.

Leader's Announcements

Councillor A Dale, Leader of the Council.

6.

Medium Term Financial Plan 2022/23 - 2026/27 pdf icon PDF 383 KB

Report of Councillor J Kenyon, Portfolio Holder for Economy, Transformation and Climate Change.

Additional documents:

7.

Treasury Strategy Reports 2023/24 -2026/27 pdf icon PDF 3 MB

Report of Councillor J Kenyon, Portfolio Holder for Economy, Transformation and Climate Change.

8.

Review of the Council's Policy under the Gambling Act 2005 pdf icon PDF 522 KB

Report of Councillor M Foster, Portfolio Holder for Council Services. 

Additional documents:

9.

Public Participation

In accordance with Council Procedure Rule No 8 to allow members of the public to ask questions about the Council’s activities for a period up to fifteen minutes.  The replies to any such questions will be given by the appropriate Cabinet Member.  Questions must be received in writing or by email to the Monitoring Officer by 12pm (Noon) twelve clear working days before the meeting.

 

No questions have been submitted under Procedure Rule No 8 for this meeting.

10.

To answer any questions from Members asked under Procedure Rule No 9.2

In accordance with Council Procedure Rule No 9.2 to allow Members to ask questions about Council activities.  The replies to any such questions will be given by the Chair of the Council or relevant Committee or the appropriate Cabinet Member.  Questions must be received in writing or by email to the Monitoring Officer by 12pm (Noon) twelve clear working days before the meeting. 

 

No questions have been submitted under Procedure Rule No 9.2 for this meeting.

11.

To consider any Motions from Members under Procedure Rule No 10

In accordance with Council Procedure Rule No 10 to consider Motions on notice from Members.  Motions must be received in writing or by email to the Monitoring Officer by 12pm (Noon) twelve clear working days before the meeting. 

 

Motion ‘A’ moved by Councillor N Barker

 

At its meeting on 28 November 2022 Council reviewed Committee membership to reflect the current political balance of the Authority.  Council now believes that the current allocation of Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs is inappropriate and should be changed to reflect the events of the November meeting.

 

Council Resolves:

 

1.       To review the current Chair and Vice Chair positions of Council Committees.

If that resolution is agreed:

 

2.       To seek nominations at this meeting to ensure a balance that better reflects the current composition of the Council.

 

12.

Chair's Urgent Business

To consider any other matter which the Chair is of the opinion should be considered as a matter of urgency.