Agenda

Environment Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday 6 March 2024 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

Contact: Sophie Benfield  Email: sophie.benfield@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

To note any apologies for absence.

2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To confirm and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 17th January 2024.

Additional documents:

3.

Declarations of interest

Members of the Committee are invited to declare any pecuniary or personal interests relating to specific matters on the agenda.

 

Please see note (a) at the end of the agenda.

4.

Bus Subsidy Process pdf icon PDF 121 KB

To provide an overview of the Bus Subsidy Process.

 

Report to follow

5.

Climate Leadership Gloucestershire pdf icon PDF 295 KB

To receive an introduction to the new Climate Leadership Gloucestershire Action Plan.

6.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S REPORT: ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT & INFRASTRUCTURE pdf icon PDF 215 KB

The attached report is to be taken as read and members have 30 minutes allocated at the meeting to ask questions. Members are encouraged to pre-submit questions beforehand if they are able via Sophie Benfield in Democratic Services.

 

This update is to include information about costs reclaimed from insurers for damage to infrastructure.

7.

Work Plan pdf icon PDF 53 KB

To review the committee work plan and suggest items for consideration at future meetings.

 

When making suggestions, members should consider the reasons for and expected benefit of, scrutiny’s involvement. Members should also consider which area the item comes under:

·         Overview – an item which involves members learning about a subject, asking questions of clarifications but does not necessarily lead to any action/recommendations

·         Scrutiny – an item which requires members to examine the content and provide an outcome.

·         Information – reports that are for members information, these reports can be presented and/or questioned in the meeting, but this should be kept to a minimum.

For reference, the Forthcoming Executive Decision List can be accessed here: https://glostext.gloucestershire.gov.uk/mgDelegatedDecisions.aspx?&RP=0K=0&DM=0&HD=0&DS=1&Next=true&H=1&META=mgforthcomingdecisions&V=1

 

INFORMATION ITEMS

8.

Future Meetings

8 May 2024

17 July 2024

4 September 2024

13 November 2024