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Decisions published

15/03/2022 - Petition to Stop the Netting of Hedges in Tamworth ref: 724    Recommendations Approved

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 15/03/2022 - Council

Decision published: 09/05/2022

Effective from: 15/03/2022

Decision:

A petition was submitted to the Council on 1st March 2022 seeking to stop the netting of hedges in Tamworth.  The petition contained over 4,600 signatures

 

RESOLVED:

That Council

 

1.

noted and shares the sincere concerns of the signatories to protect our local natural wildlife;

 

2.

noted that a prima facie review suggests that the power to act may lay outside the Council’s statutory powers;

 

3.

agreed that given the importance of this issue, the matter be referred to the Infrastructure, Safety and Growth Scrutiny Committee (ISG) with the brief that they review the relevant sections of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and new Environmental legislation currently before the Commons ,and any other material they believe relevant and;

 

4.

agreed that the Infrastructure Safety & Growth Committee  bring a report to Council by the Autumn so that there would be time to act on the report by the next breeding season

 

 

(Moved by Councillor Dr. S Peaple and seconded by Councillor D Cook)

 


15/03/2022 - Permanent Appointment of the Monitoring Officer ref: 723    Recommendations Approved

Permanent Appointment of the Statutory Post of the Monitoring Officer

Decision Maker: Council

Made at meeting: 15/03/2022 - Council

Decision published: 09/05/2022

Effective from: 15/03/2022

Decision:

Report of the Chief Executive to seek Council approval to appoint the Information Governance Manager to the statutory post of Monitoring Officer in accordance with the Council’s Constitution and local government legislation.

 

RESOLVED:

That Council

 

 

approved the appointment of the Information Governance Manager to the statutory role Council’s Monitoring Officer on a permanent basis and with immediate effect.

 

 

(Moved by Councillor J Oates and seconded by Councillor S Pritchard)

 

Lead officer: Andrew Barratt, Anica Goodwin