Agenda

Communities and Place OSC - Wednesday, 27th October, 2021 10.00 am

Venue: Meeting Space - Block 1, Floor 2 - County Hall. View directions

Contact: Nichola Turnbull 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

DISCLOSURE OF MEMBERS' INTERESTS

Unless already entered in the Council’s Register of Members’ interests, members are required to disclose any personal interest (which includes any disclosable pecuniary interest) they may have in any of the items included on the agenda for the meeting in accordance with the Code of Conduct adopted by the Council on 4 July 2012, and are reminded that if they have any personal interests of a prejudicial nature (as defined under paragraph 17 of the Code Conduct) they must not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must leave the room. NB Any member needing clarification must contact Legal Services at monitoringofficer@northumberland.gov.uk. Please refer to the guidance on disclosures at the rear of this agenda letter.

3.

FORWARD PLAN OF CABINET DECISIONS pdf icon PDF 107 KB

To note the latest Forward Plan of key decisions.  Any further changes made to the Forward Plan will be reported to the Committee.

SCRUTINY OF CABINET REPORTS

The following reports will be considered by the Cabinet on 9 November 2021.  The Committee’s comments will be presented to the Cabinet by the Chair when it determines the report.  The Committee is requested to consider issues arising from the report.

The Cabinet Member requested to attend for the following item is Councillor John Riddle, Portfolio Holder for Local Services

4a

Northumberland Waste Management Strategy - Outcome of Kerbside Glass Recycling Collection Trial pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To report the key outcomes of the kerbside glass recycling pilot scheme which has been in operation since November 2020 and to recommend the next steps for this scheme and the estimated costs for rolling-out a kerbside glass collection service across the county. The report will also highlight how the roll-out and timing for this enhanced glass recycling service will be dependent upon the outcome of the latest consultation exercises undertaken as part of the Government’s new Resources and Waste Strategy and provision of new burdens funding by the Government.

The Cabinet Member requested to attend for the following item is Councillor Colin Horncastle, Portfolio Holder for Community Services

4b

Report on a Policy for Street Naming and Numbering pdf icon PDF 438 KB

To set out the proposed policy for the identification and allocation of appropriate names for streets in the County.

REPORT OF THE SCRUTINY CO-ORDINATOR

5.

Communities and Place Overview and Scrutiny Committee Work Programme and Monitoring Report pdf icon PDF 126 KB

The Overview and Scrutiny Committee operates within a work programme which is agreed at the start of the Council year.  The programme is reviewed at each meeting so that it can be adjusted to reflect the wishes of the Committee and take account of any changes to the latest Forward Plan (which outlines decisions to be taken by the Cabinet).  The Committee is asked to review and note its work programme for the 2021/22 council year.

6.

URGENT BUSINESS

To consider such other business as, in the opinion of the Chair, should, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.