Maldon Town Council
Agenda of Meeting
26th January 2010
A chance to air your views on matters concerning the TOWN
THE PUBLIC AND PRESS ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO BE PRESENT
|20th January, 2010
You are summoned to attend a meeting of the FINANCE AND GENERAL PURPOSES
COMMITTEE to be held in the CONFERENCE ROOM, Town Hall,
Market Hill, Maldon on TUESDAY, 26th JANUARY 2010 commencing at 7.30 p.m. when the undermentioned business
is proposed to be transacted.
Mrs. Theresa Byles
|Cllr. J. Wilsdon
Cllr C Mackenzie
M Bentley (Town Mayor), D. Denyer, R. Knight,
I. Mackenzie, Mrs. S. Riesebeck, S Savage (Deputy Mayor)
and T. Shrimpton.
MEMBERS ARE REMINDED THAT THEY SHOULD DECLARE AN INTEREST WITH
REGARD TO ITEMS ON THE AGENDA
||APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
||DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
Members are reminded that they are required to declare any personal or prejudicial interests they know they might have in items of business on the agenda. They are reminded that they will need to repeat their declarations at the appropriate point in the meeting and leave the room if the interest is a prejudicial one. Unforeseen interests must be declared similarly at the appropriate time.
|| MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 7TH DECEMBER 2009
To accept and sign the minutes
(copy previously circulated with the agenda for the Council meeting held on 14th December 2009)
| FINANCIAL REPORT
Payments for approval 1-31 December 2009 & 1- 15 January 2010
|| Bank Accounts reconciliation summary to 31 December 2009
| Budget report to 31 December 2009
Funding for the Community Safety partnership towards measures at King Street to deter anti-social behaviour, vandalism and criminal damage.
|| COUNCILLORS EXPENSES
At the request of Cllr Savage, to review allowances for town councillors.
To consider grant applications from:
· Maldon Choral Society
· Maldon Business Association
THE PLUME BUILDING
To consider the installation of an external power supply
|| THE TOWN HALL
To consider undertaking some work from the maintenance programme
· Main Hall floor
· Main Hall roof blinds
|| MOOT HALL
a) Work to the Exercise yard was halted due to the freezing conditions and will recommence during the week beginning 18 January
b) To consider undertaking work from the repair and maintenance programme
· Roof decking
· reupholstering chairs
c) To note work undertaken on the asset valuation for insurance
|| CHRISTMAS LIGHTS 2009
No problems with the lights were experienced during the installation or over the Christmas period but the weather conditions caused a delay in dismantling.
|| 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.
|| INTERNAL AUDIT INTERIM REPORT 2009-2010
To receive the interim report
| MOOT HALL
To receive a report from the contractor and agree what action to take.
|| LEASE WITH THE FRIENDS OF THE MOOT HALL
To consider the draft lease and if thought fit recommend for approval by the Town Council
| STAFF REPORT
PAY AWARDS FOR THE YEAR 2010-2011
To receive a report from the Town Clerk
|| STAFF APPRAISALS
To arrange the Town Clerk's appraisal
Mrs. Theresa Byles, Town Clerk
ITEMS (copy, report herewith) are available
for inspection at the Town Hall during normal office hours.