Agenda

Venue: Virtual Meeting - Online access

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Items
No. Item

1.

WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS

A welcome from the Chairman and introductions of all present.

 

2.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

To receive any apologies for absence.

 

3.

MINUTES FROM THE LAST FORUM AND ACTIONS MONITORING pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To agree the minutes of the last Forum held on 15 March 2021 and receive updates on the actions.

 

4.

MATTERS ARISING - A308 TOUCAN CROSSING, SURROUNDING PAVEMENTS AND CYCLE RACK

To receive a written update from Sarah Plowman, Senior Commissioning Officer. To be read by Helen Preedy, Equalities and Community Engagement Officer.

 

5.

MATTERS ARISING - BLUE BADGE PARKING

The following update has been received from Neil Walters, Parking Principal.

 

Site

Blue Badge spaces in the past

Blue Badge spaces now

Works to be carried out and status

Blue Badge Spaces After

Expected completion date

Grove Road

0

2

N/A

2

Complete

Park Street

6

6

Ongoing

10

End Aug 21

Providence Place

0

2

N/A

2

Complete

West Street

9

14

N/A

14

Complete

Nicholsons Lane

0

2

Ongoing

2

Complete

St Ives Road

4

4

Ongoing

6

End Sept 21

Bridge Avenue

0

2

Ongoing

2

Complete except signage

Old Town hall Car park

4

0

N/A

0

Complete

On street parking other

11

11

N/A

11

Complete

 

 

6.

MATTERS ARISING - BOROUGH LOCAL PLAN

To receive an update from Lisa Hughes, Vice Chairman.

 

7.

MATTERS ARISING - CHANGES TO SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT pdf icon PDF 11 MB

Presentation to be given by Melissa Whitley, Employment Coach, Supported Employment Services.

8.

ITEM - WEBSITE IMPROVEMENT AND PANEL OF RESIDENTS UPDATE

To receive a written update from Dan Brookman, Head of Transformation. To be read by Helen Preedy, Equalities and Community Engagement Officer.

 

9.

ITEM - COMMUNITY HUB PROJECT UPDATE pdf icon PDF 378 KB

Written update provided by Jesal Dhokia, Transformation Project Manager.

 

10.

ITEM - HOUSING STRATEGY UPDATE pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Written Update provided by Tracey Hendren, Head of Housing, Environmental Health & Trading Standards.

 

11.

ITEM - PEDESTRIAN STRATEGY UPDATE

Sharon Bunce, Forum Member, to give Forum verbal update.

12.

ITEM - CLIMATE CHANGE AND THE IMPACT ON DISABLED PEOPLE

Verbal Update provided by Councillor Donna Stimson.

13.

ITEM - REGENERATION UPDATE

Written update to be provided at meeting.

14.

DATE OF NEXT FORUM

Monday 13 September 2021

Monday 13 December 2021

Monday 14 March 2022

All Forum meetings will be at 11am.