Meeting: Town Council Meeting
Meeting Date: Monday 31st July 2023 at 7.30pm
Meeting Venue: Lower Council Chamber of the Council Offices
Public seating will be available. The meeting will be broadcast via Zoom to enable remote public listening and participation and an audio stream will also be broadcast to Facebook. To join the meeting via Zoom, visit https://bit.ly/KTC-Meeting or use meeting ID 821 0560 5574 and password KTC-456189.
1 APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies for absence.
2 DECLARATIONS OF MEMBERS’ INTERESTS
To receive declarations of personal, prejudicial and pecuniary interests from members relevant to items under discussion at the meeting.
3 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
A period of up to 15 minutes for members of the public to ask questions or submit comments.
4 CONFIRMATION OF PREVIOUS MINUTES
To receive and confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 12th June 2023.
Attachments – Minutes of the meeting held 12th June 2023
5 COMMITTEE MINUTES
To note the minutes of committees which have been published since the previous ordinary meeting and raise questions to the committee chairman:
- Assets and Operations Committee (26th June)
- Community Committee (19th June)
- Environment and Transport Committee (24th July)
- Events Committee (26th June)
- Finance Committee (5th June)
- Personnel Committee (7th June)
- Planning Committee (19th June, 4th July and 10th July)
- Town Centre Committee (10th July)
6 CHESHIRE EAST COUNCILLORS’ REPORTS
A period of up to 15 minutes to receive reports from and raise questions to Cheshire East councillors.
7 MEMBERS’ REPORTS
To receive reports from members on attendance at external meetings or events and an opportunity for members to bring matters of interest to the attention of the council for information or future discussion.
8 USE OF GLYPHOSATE WEEDKILLER
To determine whether the council uses glyphosate weedkiller.
Attachment – Report C-23-13 Glyphosate Weedkiller Usage
9 COUNCIL STRATEGIC PLAN 2023/24 ACTION PLANS
To review the action plans developed by committees to deliver the strategic plan in 2023/24.
Attachment – Report C-23-14 Strategic Plan Action Plan 2023/24
10 REGISTRATION OF LAND AT THE CANUTE MOSAIC
To consider a recommendation from the Environment and Transport Committee that the council submit an application to register the Canute Mosaic
Attachment – Report C-23-15 Registration of Land at Canute Mosaic
11 AMENDMENT OF STANDING ORDERS: MARKET HALL RESPONSIBILITY
Special resolution submitted by Cllrs Dalzell, Gardiner, Lowe, Wood and Watson in accordance with Standing Order 45 to amend the terms of reference of the Town Centre Committee with respect responsibility for the Market Hall.
12 MAYORAL DUTIES
To note the duties undertaken by or on behalf of the Town Mayor.
To note the payments approved and made since the previous ordinary meeting.
14 OUTSTANDING MATTERS LOG
To review the outstanding matters log.
Attachment – Full Council Outstanding Matters Log July 2023.
15 PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
A period of up to 5 minutes for members of the public to ask questions or submit comments.
16 QUESTIONS TO THE TOWN CLERK
An opportunity for members to raise questions on any matter to the Town Clerk.
17 DATE OF THE NEXT MEETING
To note that the next scheduled meeting will be held on 9th October 2023 at 7:00pm.