Environment and Communities Committee - Thursday, 2nd February, 2023 10.30 am

Venue: Committee Suite 1,2 & 3, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions

Contact: Josie Lloyd  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for Absence

To note any apologies for absence from Members.



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.



Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 322 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting held on 10 November 2022.



Public Speaking/Open Session

In accordance with paragraph 2.24 of the Council’s Committee Procedure Rules and Appendix on Public Speaking, set out in the Constitution, a total period of 15 minutes is allocated for members of the public to put questions to the committee on any matter relating to this agenda. Each member of the public will be allowed up to two minutes each to speak, and the Chair will have discretion to vary this 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.



Medium-Term Financial Strategy 2023-27 Consultation pdf icon PDF 590 KB

To receive and respond to the Medium Term Financial Strategy 2023-27.


Mid-year Performance Review - Environment and Neighbourhood Services pdf icon PDF 937 KB

To receive the mid-year review of performance for the Environment and Neighbourhood Services.


Animal Welfare Licensing Policy pdf icon PDF 177 KB

To receive the animal welfare licensing policy.

Additional documents:


Carbon Neutral Progress Update pdf icon PDF 969 KB

To receive an update on the progress the Council has made towards becoming carbon neutral.

Additional documents:


Notice of Motion: Safe night-time travel for workers pdf icon PDF 422 KB

To consider the Notice of Motion in relation to safe night-time travel for workers.


Notice of Motion - Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) pdf icon PDF 569 KB

To consider the Notice of Motion in relation to hydraulic fracturing.


Standing Item: Members Advisory Panel: Cheshire East Cemeteries Strategy Review

To receive a verbal update from the Chair of the Member Advisory Panel.


Standing Item: Working Group: Household Waste & Recycling Centres

To receive a verbal update from the Chair of the Working Group.


Work Programme pdf icon PDF 104 KB

To consider the work programme and determine any required amendments.