Agenda

Council
Wednesday, 15th December, 2021 11.15 am

Venue: Crewe Lifestyle Centre, Moss Square, Crewe. CW1 2BB

Contact: Rachel Graves  Tel: 01270 686473 Email:  rachel.graves@cheshireeast.gov.uk

Note: 11.15 am or on the rise of the previous meeting whichever is the later 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Declarations of Interest

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.

3.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 136 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting of Council held on 20 October 2021.

4.

Public Speaking Time/Open Session

In accordance with the Council Procedure Rules, a total period of 30 minutes is allocated for members of the public to speak at Council meetings. Individual members of the public may speak for up to 2 minutes, but the Chair will have discretion to vary this requirement where they consider it appropriate. 

 

Members of the public wishing to speak are required to provide notice of this at least three clear working days’ in advance of the meeting and should include the question with that notice.

5.

Leader's and Deputy Leader's Announcements

To receive such announcements as may be made by the Leader and Deputy Leader.

 

 

6.

Recommendations from Corporate Policy Committee: Interim Review of the Committee System pdf icon PDF 72 KB

To consider the recommendations from the Corporate Policy Committee.

Additional documents:

7.

Recommendations from Corporate Policy Committee: Council Tax Support Scheme 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 74 KB

To consider the recommendations from the Corporate Policy Committee.

Additional documents:

8.

Recommendation from Corporate Policy Committee: Council Tax Base 2022/23 pdf icon PDF 46 KB

To consider the recommendation from the Corporate Policy Committee.

Additional documents:

9.

Recommendations from Finance Sub Committee: 2021/22 Financial Year Update pdf icon PDF 61 KB

Additional documents:

10.

Recommendation from Audit and Governance Committee: Procurement of External Audit Services pdf icon PDF 45 KB

To consider the recommendation from the Audit and Governance Committee.

Additional documents:

11.

Audit and Governance Committee Annual Report 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 91 KB

To receive the annual report of the Audit and Governance Committee.

Additional documents:

12.

Connecting Cheshire Accelerated Grant Funding pdf icon PDF 195 KB

To approve acceptance of a grant from Building Digital UK.

13.

Educational Psychologist Capacity for Supporting SEN Learners pdf icon PDF 87 KB

To consider approving a Voluntary Ex-Ante Transparency Notice with a maximum contract value of £2.5 million to serve the Educational Psychologists service over the next five years.

14.

Workforce Recruitment and Retention Fund for Adult Social Care pdf icon PDF 85 KB

To approve a Supplementary Revenue Estimate.

15.

Notices of Motion pdf icon PDF 106 KB

To consider any Notices of Motion that have been received in accordance with the Council Procedure Rules.

16.

Questions

In accordance the Council Procedure Rules, opportunity is provided for Members of the Council to ask the Mayor or the Chair of a Committee any question about a matter which the Council, or the Committee has powers, duties or responsibilities.

 

At Council meeting, there will be a maximum question time period of 30 minutes. A period of two minutes will be allowed for each Councillor wishing to ask a question.  The Mayor will have the discretion to vary this requirement where they consider it appropriate.

17.

Reporting of Urgent Decisions taken by the Chief Executive pdf icon PDF 49 KB

To note the urgent decisions taken by the Chief Executive on behalf of Council.