Agenda

Environment and Climate Change Committee - Monday, 13 September 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston NG9 1AB

Contact: Email: committees@broxtowe.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES

To receive any apologies and notification of substitutes.

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interest and/or other interest in any item on the agenda.

3.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 120 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting held on 14 June 2021.

4.

GRASS CUTTING IN CEMETERIES pdf icon PDF 124 KB

To ask members to consider a review of the grass cutting regime in designated areas within the Borough’s cemeteries. This is part of the Climate Change and Green Futures Programme.

 

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5.

USE OF GLYPHOSATE pdf icon PDF 146 KB

To update Members on the Council’s approach to the use of Glyphosate for the control of weed growth in the Borough and to consider options to reduce its use where appropriate.

 

6.

INTERIM WASTE STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 77 KB

To seek approval for the Interim Waste Strategy.

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7.

MANAGEMENT OF BROOKS pdf icon PDF 85 KB

To update Members on the progress made on the actions identified relating to the major brooks in Broxtowe.

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8.

PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT - REVIEW OF BUSINESS PLAN PROGRESS pdf icon PDF 241 KB

To report progress against outcome targets identified in the Environment and Climate Change Business Plan, linked to Corporate Plan priorities and objectives, and to provide an update as to the latest key performance indicators.

 

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9.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME UPDATE pdf icon PDF 93 KB

To provide an update to Members on the progress made with the Council’s Climate Change and Green Futures programme and the Communications Campaign Plan supporting the programme.

 

 

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10.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME STRAND UPDATE - COMMUNICATIONS pdf icon PDF 127 KB

To provide members with an update on the progress of the Communications Campaign Plan supporting the Climate Change and Green Futures programme. 

 

 

11.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME STRAND 9 UPDATE- RECYCLING pdf icon PDF 29 KB

To provide members with an update on the progress of the Recycling Strand in the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.  Recycling is strand 9 of the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.

 

 

12.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME STRAND 12 UPDATE - CORE PLANNING pdf icon PDF 187 KB

To provide members with an update on the progress of the Core Planning project strand in the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.  Core Planning is strand 12 of the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.

 

 

13.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME STRAND 10 UPDATE - HOUSING DELIVERY pdf icon PDF 206 KB

To provide members with an update on the progress of the Housing Delivery strand in the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.  Housing Delivery is strand 10 of the Climate Change and Green Futures programme.

 

14.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 113 KB

To consider items for inclusion in the Work Programme for future meetings.

 

15.

EXCLUSION OF PUBLIC AND PRESS

 

The Committee is asked to RESOLVE that, under Section 100A of the Local Government Act, 1972, the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph 3 of Schedule 12A of the Act.

 

16.

CLIMATE CHANGE AND GREEN FUTURES PROGRAMME STRAND 15 UPDATE-HOSPITALITY AND SUPPORT SERVICES