Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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Regeneration & Transport Select Committee (ceased to operate 03/06/2015) Minutes

Date:
Monday, 3rd December, 2012
Time:
10.00am
Place:
Jim Cooke Conference Suite, Stockton Central Library, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 1TU
 
Please note: all Minutes are subject to approval at the next Meeting

Attendance Details

Present:
Cllr Maurice Perry(Chairman), Cllr Norma Wilburn(Vice-Chairman), Cllr Michael Clark, Cllr Ian Dalgarno, Cllr Mrs Maureen Rigg, Cllr Andrew Sherris, Cllr Derrick Brown(Vice Cllr Norma Stephenson) and Cllr Carol Clark(Vice Cllr Paul Kirton).
Officers:
Melanie Howard, Carol Straughan(DNS), Debbie Hurwood(RES), Graham Birtle and Kirsty Wannop(LDS)
Apologies for absence:
Cllr Paul Kirton, Cllr Norma Stephenson and Cllr Kevin Faulks.
Item Description Decision
Public
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48/12
DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
 
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49/12
MINUTES OF THE METING HELD ON 22 OCTOBER 2012 - FOR SIGNATURE.
 
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50/12
DRAFT MINUTES OF MEETING HELD ON 12 NOVEMBER 2012
AGREED that the minutes be approved.
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51/12
REVIEW OF EMPTY/ABANDONED PROPERTIES
AGREED that the information be noted and that the options be included in the final report
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52/12
WORK PROGRAMME
 
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53/12
CHAIR'S UPDATE
 
10.00am/11.00am

Preamble

ItemPreamble
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48/12
There were no interests declared.
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49/12
The Chair signed the minutes as a correct record.
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50/12
Cosnideration was given to the minutes of the meeting held on 12th November 2012.
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51/12
Members considered a report which provided the Committee with interim findings of the review and an early indication of possible areas for recommendations.

The Committee considered the possible options and recommendations for the Review of Empty Abandoned Properties which included:-
- Availabilty of funding
- Covering the costs of work in default
- Recouping the costs of work
- Exploring further the reprioritisation of empty properties.

Members thanked officers for there help in the scrutiny progress and the information porvided.
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52/12
At the next Committee meeting the Review of Empty/Abandoned properties would be finalised. The next review for the Committee's consideration was Employability. This had been reviewed previously and the report from the review would be circulated to Members before agreeing the scope and project plan.
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53/12
The Chair had nothing to update.

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