Services Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday, 7th May, 2024 10.00 am

Venue: Meeting Rooms 1 & 2, District Council Offices, 2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield S42 6NG.

Contact: Tom Scott  01246 217045 Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence


Declarations of Interest

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


Minutes of Last Meeting pdf icon PDF 237 KB

To approve as a correct record and the Chair to sign the Minutes of the Services Scrutiny Committee held on 27 February 2024.


Policy Development pdf icon PDF 350 KB

To consider and comment on major Policies being considered by the Council:-


·       People Strategy


Lee Hickin, Managing Director

Additional documents:


Talent Pipeline

To receive an update on progress made.


Lee Hickin, Managing Director


Review of Gully/Drainage Cleaning

To receive an overview of the gully/drainage cleaning work undertaken by the Council.


Joy Redfern, Assistant Director of Streetscene / Darren Mitchell, Streetscene & Waste Services Manager


Performance Management pdf icon PDF 356 KB

Council Plan Targets Performance Update.


Kath Drury, Information, Engagement and Performance Manager and Amar Bashir, Improvement Officer

Additional documents:


Cabinet Business pdf icon PDF 166 KB

To inform Committee of recent and forthcoming Cabinet business.


A digest of Cabinet decisions taken since 29 June 2023.  This information is published by Cabinet meeting on the Council’s website.  Cabinet Agendas, Decisions and Minutes can be viewed at: Cabinet


The Forward Plan of Executive decisions.




These plans are updated to include new business.


Joe Hayden – Senior Scrutiny Officer

Additional documents:


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 291 KB

To consider whether the Committee’s Work Programme has been completed at year end.


Joe Hayden, Senior Scrutiny Officer


Additional Urgent Items

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


Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Services Scrutiny Committee is scheduled to take place in the new Municipal Year.