Meeting Details

Environment and Sustainability Panel
24 Feb 2022 - 18:00 to 20:00
Occurred
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Visitors
  • Declarations of Interests

Documents

Agenda

Part A
1 Welcome and Announcements
The Chairman will welcome members of the public and Councillors and remind everyone to use microphones at all times when they are speaking. The Chairman will also explain action in the event of an emergency, mobile phones switched to silent, audio-recording of the meeting. Councillors who are members of the committee will introduce themselves.
2 Substitutions
Councillors will be asked to say if they are attending on behalf of a Committee member who is absent.
3 Urgent Items
The Chairman will announce if there is any item not on the published agenda which will be considered because it is urgent and will explain the reason for the urgency.
4 Declarations of Interest
Councillors will be asked to say if there are any items on the agenda about which they have a disclosable pecuniary interest which would prevent them from participating in any discussion of the item or participating in any vote upon the item, or any other pecuniary interest or non-pecuniary interest.
5 Minutes of Previous Meeting
The Councillors will be invited to confirm that the minutes of the meeting held on 13 January 2022 are a correct record.
6 Have Your Say! (Hybrid meetings)

Members of the public may make representations to the meeting.  Each representation may be no longer than three minutes.  Members of the public wishing to address the Council remotely may register their wish to address the meeting by e-mailing democratic.services@colchester.gov.uk by 12.00 noon on the working day before the meeting date. 

There is no requirement to pre register for those attending the meeting in person.

The Panel will consider a report presenting the Council’s work on promoting sustainable travel. It will outline how sustainable travel is a key part embedded in the Council’s Strategic Plan, and how this is linked in with the aims of work carried out by Essex County Council on sustainable travel. 
The Panel will consider a report highlighting how the plans and policies for improving the environment will have implications for the Council services, particularly around air quality, waste reduction and planning.
The Panel will consider a report detailing key progress made with the Climate Emergency Action Plan (CEAP), and other relevant updates since the previous meeting on 13th January 2022.
The Panel will consider a report setting out the current Work Programme 2021-2022 for the Environment and Sustainability Panel. 
Part B

Attendance

Name
No other member attendance information has been recorded for the meeting.
NameReason for Sending ApologySubstituted By
Councillor Lewis Barber  
Councillor Lee Scordis Councillor Michael Lilley
NameReason for AbsenceSubstituted By
No absentee information has been recorded for the meeting.

Declarations of Interests

Member NameItem Ref.DetailsNature of DeclarationAction
No declarations of interest have been entered for this meeting.

Visitors

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