Maldon Town Council
Agenda of Meeting
18th December 2006
A chance to air your views on matters concerning the TOWN
THE PUBLIC AND PRESS ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO BE PRESENT
|12th December, 2006
You are summoned to attend a meeting of the MALDON TOWN COUNCIL to be held in the CONFERENCE ROOM, Town Hall,
Market Hill, Maldon on MONDAY, 18th DECEMBER 2006 commencing at 7.30 p.m. when the undermentioned business
is proposed to be transacted.
Mrs. Theresa Byles
Invited to attend:
|Cllr. Mrs. S. Riesebeck
Cllr. Rev. T. Shrimpton
A. Almond, M. Bentley, Mrs. M. Curtis, D. Denyer,
B. Fisher, K. Jennings, D. Keighley,
C. MacKenzie, I. Mackenzie, B. Mead, S. Savage and
Mr John Doubleday
MEMBERS ARE REMINDED THAT THEY SHOULD DECLARE AN INTEREST WITH
REGARD TO ITEMS ON THE AGENDA
||APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies for absence.
|| PRESENTATION OF THE MAQUETTE OF BYRHTNOTH BY MR JOHN DOUBLEDAY
|| MINUTES OF THE COUNCIL MEETING
To receive, consider and approve the minutes of the Council meeting held on 4th December, 2006 as a correct record.
|| MAYOR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
To receive and consider a list of functions attended by the Mayor and Deputy Mayor since the Town Council meeting held 4th December, 2006.
|| MINUTES OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
To receive and consider the minutes of the following Committee meetings:
|| Minutes of the Environment Committee meeting held on 5th December 2006
|| Minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 11th December 2006,
(copy to be available at the meeting )
|| CASUAL VACANCY
To consider whether the casual vacancy on the Council should be filled by co-option. (report herewith)
|| MOOT HALL
To receive the progress report
|| DR PLUME'S CHARITY
Further to Council minute 108, to note that a response has been received from the Plume Librarian regarding the precautions taken to preserve books. Current practice at the Essex Records Office is to use gloves for handling glass negatives, photographs and photographic negatives. The use of cotton gloves for handling books has been found to do more harm than good.
(Correspondence available at the meeting)
| REPORTS FROM COUNCILLORS
Community Transport Away Day 22 November 2006 - Report from Cllr I Mackenzie
|| EALC Annual Conference 28 November 2006 Local Government White Paper -
Report by Cllrs Shrimpton & Savage
| CONFERENCES & TRAINING 2007
10.1 NALC Conference on "Shaping Communities" Tuesday 13 February in London
|| EALC training
a) Election Training Day Wednesday 31 January (£50 per delegate)
b) The Funding Game Thursday 1 March ( £30 per delegate)
|| COMBINED ESSEX CATCHMENT ABSTRACTION MANAGEMENT STRATEGY: CONSULTATION DOCUMENT
Further to minute 169 of the Planning Committee meeting held on 11th December, 2006, due to timescale for comments, to receive the report of Cllr. Savage regarding the above document.
(report to be circulated)
|| QUESTIONS FROM THE PRESS AND PUBLIC
|| EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC
In accordance with s.1 of the Public Bodies (Admission to Meetings) Act 1960 to resolve that in view of the confidential nature of the business to be discussed it is in the opinion of the Committee advisable in the public interest that the public and press be temporarily excluded and they be instructed to withdraw.
|| COUNCIL STAFF REPORT
ITEMS (copy, report herewith) are available
for inspection at the Town Hall during normal office hours.