Agenda

Environment Scrutiny Committee - Tuesday 22 November 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Cabinet Suite - Shire Hall, Gloucester. View directions

Contact: Sophie Benfield 

Items
No. Item

1.

Introduction

Today’s meeting will be split into two parts. The first part will be a joint meeting of the Environment and Economic Growth Scrutiny Committees to consider items 4 and 5.

 

There will then be a break to allow members of the Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee to leave the meeting and Environment Scrutiny members to continue with the remaining items on their agenda.

2.

Apologies

To note any apologies for absence.

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.

Strategic Planning pdf icon PDF 164 KB

To consider the attached report.

5.

Bus Services update pdf icon PDF 103 KB

Members have requested an urgent update on the various ongoing issues with bus services in the county.

 

Report to follow

6.

Bus Improvements Task Group pdf icon PDF 135 KB

To consider (and approve if appropirate) the attached one page strategy.

BREAK

7.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 102 KB

To confirm and sign the minutes of the meeting held on 8 September 2022.

8.

Annual Climate Change Strategy Review pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To consider the attached report and receive a presentation from the Gloucestershire Youth Climate Group. Report to follow.

Additional documents:

9.

Work Plan pdf icon PDF 60 KB

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

INFORMATION ITEMS

10.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S REPORT: ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT & INFRASTRUCTURE pdf icon PDF 140 KB

To note the attached update report from Colin Chick, Executive Director of Economy, Environment & Infrastructure.

 

This report is to be taken as read. If members of the Committee have any questions, these should be emailed to Sophie Benfield in Democratic Services who will liaise with officers to provide a written response.

 

11.

CLIMATE LEADERSHIP GLOUCESTERSHIRE pdf icon PDF 147 KB

To note the attached update report from Climate Leadership Gloucestershire.

 

This report is to be taken as read. If members of the Committee have any questions, these should be emailed to Sophie Benfield in Democratic

Services who will liaise with officers to provide a written response.

 

NB: In addition to the regular report, there are two more detailed reports

on Waste and Retrofit themes, as these were the focus of the two deep

dive discussions which formed the core of the meeting.

12.

Future Meetings

11 January 2023

8 March 2023

10 May 2023

12 July 2023

6 September 2023

15 November 2023