Last night saw a meeting of the North Area Tenants Panel, which is essentially a meeting between tenants and representatives of the ALMO (High Peak Community Housing), along with local councillors. From last nights meetings there is not a lot to report, just a few items of note, including a new ‘young’ person in attendance […]
As a new addition to the ‘blog’, listed below are meetings coming up during this coming week : Tuesday – North Tennents Panel Wednesday – Member Development Group and Social Inclusion Select Thursday – High Peak Labour Group If you would like any further details on the above, please let me know.
Monday saw a meeting of the corporate select committee, which amongst other items on the agenda, was considering a call in of a decision by the executive about community grants. For those who haven’t heard of the term ‘call in’ it is essentially a mechanism that can be used by councillors to ask the council’s […]
Monday, saw a meeting of the development plan select, to agree the statement of community involvement prior to it going before the council’s executive. Also considered was a presentation on how conservation area’s are reviewed, and how in order to meet the latest government target on the issue, the council will in my view need […]
Only one meeting this week, aside from a councillor’s surgery on the Saturday, which was a governors meeting at St Margaret’s Primary School. The main business of the meeting was to approve the school’s budget for the forthcoming year. Due to falling numbers and the like, the budget will again be quite tight. This means […]
Whilst not knowing quite what to expect with this event, it wasn’t to bad, and was essentially a market place, where all the different groups and schemes that run in Glossopdale for young people, could advertise themselves to the young people in Glossopdale. As part of the event the ‘councillors’ stall, took over the lecture […]
Wednesday saw a meeting of the Audit and Regulatory committee, which although a rather ‘dry’ sounding committee, have an important part to play in scrutinising the ‘budget’ of the Council, and how the fund and resources available are used.On the agenda was a report from the district auditors, a review of the district audit’s report […]
Monday of this week saw a meeting of the Gamesley on the Go Board, again only a few of the members turned up, with quite a few of the community members missing. I think this is partly due to the fact that essentially the work of the board is just about finished with mainly bits […]