Agenda

Resources and Public Realm Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 14 March 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Boardrooms 3-5 - Brent Civic Centre, Engineers Way, Wembley, HA9 0FJ. View directions

Contact: Bryony Gibbs, Governance Officer  020 8937 1355; Email: bryony.gibbs@brent.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence and clarification of alternate members

2.

Declarations of interests

Members are invited to declare at this stage of the meeting, the nature and existence of any relevant disclosable pecuniary, personal or prejudicial interests in the items on this agenda and to specify the item(s) to which they relate.

3.

Deputations (if any)

To hear any deputations received from members of the public in accordance with Standing Order 67.

4.

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 95 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting as a correct record.

5.

Matters arising (if any)

To consider any matters arising from the minutes of the previous meeting.

6.

Chair's Report pdf icon PDF 71 KB

This report includes notes from the chair of the committee on the agenda for the March meeting, including reasons for the selection of topics, as well as on the work of the committee outside of public meetings.

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7.

Contracts 2023 - Merits & obstacles of bringing services back in-house pdf icon PDF 71 KB

This report examines the process for establishing terms and the merits / obstacles to bringing the Business Rates service back in-house when the existing contract expires and makes recommendations accordingly. 

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8.

Air Quality Pledges pdf icon PDF 93 KB

This report informs the committee how the Council is progressing with local air quality action plan measures.

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9.

Update on initiatives to reduce barriers and increase recycling in flats and flats and above shops pdf icon PDF 72 KB

This report provides clarification of the council’s recycling service, current challenges with regards to increasing recycling and what steps are being taken to develop the best possible recycling service for our residents

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10.

Any other urgent business

Notice of items to be raised under this heading must be given in writing to the Head of Executive and Member Services or his representative before the meeting in accordance with Standing Order 60.