Agenda

Overview Select Committee - Thursday, 3 November 2022 5:30 pm

Venue: Meeting Rooms G.01 and G.02, Ground Floor, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ

Contact: Francis Connolly, Scrutiny Manager, tel: 0116 454 6353, email:  Francis.Connolly@leicester.gov.uk  Angie Smith, tel: 0116 454 6354, email:  angie.smith@leicester.gov.uk

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1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

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DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are asked to declare any interests they may have in the business to be discussed.

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3.

CHAIR'S ANNOUNCEMENTS

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4.

MINUTES OF THE PREVIOUS MEETING pdf icon PDF 243 KB

The minutes of the meeting of the Overview Select Committee held on 8th September 2022 and the Special Meeting of Overview Select Committee held on 27th September 2022 are attached and Members are asked to confirm them as a correct record.

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PROGRESS ON ACTIONS AGREED AT THE LAST MEETING

To note progress on actions agreed at the previous meeting and not reported elsewhere on the agenda (if any).

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QUESTIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF CASE

The Monitoring Officer to report on the receipt of any questions, representations and statements of case submitted in accordance with the Council’s procedures.

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PETITIONS

The Monitoring Officer to report on any petitions received.

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TRACKING OF PETITIONS - MONITORING REPORT pdf icon PDF 224 KB

The Monitoring Officer submits a report that updates Members on the monitoring of outstanding petitions. The Committee is asked to note the current outstanding petitions and agree to remove those petitions marked ‘Petitions Process Complete’ from the report.

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MARKET REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE pdf icon PDF 3 MB

The Director of Tourism, Culture, and Inward Investment submits a presentation outlining the proposals for the redevelopment of Leicester Outdoor Market.

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CORPORATE ESTATE ANNUAL REPORT pdf icon PDF 317 KB

The Strategic Director of City Development and Neighbourhood Services submits a report setting out a summary of the performance of the Council’s Corporate Estate for the year ended 31 March 2022. The Commission are invited to note the performance of the Corporate Estate in relation to its key metrics and its contribution to the Council’s revenue budget; and consider the wider contribution of the portfolio in supporting the local economy, local businesses and communities, whilst minimising risk to the Council.

 

An Executive Summary is included before the full report.

 

 

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11.

COST OF LIVING CRISIS PRESENTATION

The Director of Public Health will deliver a presentation on the Council’s response to the ongoing cost of living crisis.

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REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT PROGRAMME UPDATE pdf icon PDF 441 KB

The Director of Housing submits a report on the Immigration, Migration and Asylum within Leicester City with a focus on the Homes for Ukraine and Afghan schemes. The Commission is invited to note the update and make any comments as they see fit.

 

 

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DRAFT LOCAL PLAN CONSULTATION FEEDBACK pdf icon PDF 277 KB

The Director of Planning, Development, and Transportation submits a report providing feedback on the comments on the draft Local Plan made during the initial scrutiny considerations during September and the extended consultation period with all members during October and outlines the proposed changes to the plan.

 

The Commission is invited to note the Officer comments and any proposed changes, and to make any further comments on the draft plan as required.

 

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QUESTIONS FOR THE CITY MAYOR

The City Mayor will answer questions raised by members of the Overview Select Committee on issues not covered elsewhere on the agenda.

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OVERVIEW SELECT COMMITTEE WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 290 KB

The current work programme for the Committee is attached.  The Committee is asked to consider this and make comments and/or amendments as it considers necessary.

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ANY OTHER URGENT BUSINESS

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