Local democracy during coronavirus

During coronavirus, we've made some changes to how we're running council meetings. See our coronavirus updates for more information on meetings and decisions.

Agenda and decisions

Venue: Remote Meeting

Contact: Louise Cook  Democracy Officer

Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

At this point in the meeting, the Executive Member is asked to declare:

 

·        any personal interests not included on the Register of Interests

·        any prejudicial interests or

·        any disclosable pecuniary interests

 

which he may have in respect of business on this agenda.

2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To approve and sign the minutes of the meeting held on Tuesday 23 February 2021.

3.

Public Participation

At this point in the meeting members of the public who have registered to speak can do so. Members of the public may speak on agenda items or on matters within the remit of the committee.

 

Please note that our registration deadlines have changed to 2 working days before the meeting, in order to facilitate the management of public participation at remote meetings.  The deadline for registering at this meeting is 5:00pm on Friday 19 March 2021.

 

To register to speak please visit www.york.gov.uk/AttendCouncilMeetings to fill out an online registration form.  If you have any questions about the registration form or the meeting, please contact the relevant Democracy Officer, on the details at the foot of the agenda.

 

Webcasting of Remote Public Meetings

 

Please note that, subject to available resources, this remote public meeting will be webcast including any registered public speakers who have given their permission. The remote public meeting can be viewed live and on demand at www.york.gov.uk/webcasts.

 

During coronavirus, we've made some changes to how we're running council meetings. See our coronavirus updates (www.york.gov.uk/COVIDDemocracy) for more information on meetings and decisions.

 

 

4.

One-year plan - Skills for employment in York pdf icon PDF 326 KB

This report informs the Executive Member about the development of the One-year plan – Skills for Employment in York, delivered through the city’s Skills and Employment Board, and presents that plan for endorsement by the Executive Member.

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)           That the content of the report be noted.

 

(ii)         That the One-year plan – Skills for Employment in York be endorsed, recognising the strong partnership approach taken to understand, reflect and respond to local priorities, with provision added for the creation of green, sustainable jobs and inclusive growth long term.

 

(iii)        That preparation be made for a further joint meeting of Children, Education and Community Policy and Scrutiny Committee and Economy and Place Policy and Scrutiny Committee to review the longer term skills plan in the autumn.

 

Reason: To continue to help and support people and businesses through change and begin developing the skills and infrastructure that will support York’s longer-term economic recovery from COVID-19.

5.

MHCLG Consultation: National Planning Policy Framework and National Model Design Code pdf icon PDF 395 KB

This report provides an update on the consultation published by the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) entitled “National Planning Policy Framework and National Model Design Code: consultation proposals”. The consultation runs until 27 March 2021.

Decision:

Resolved:

 

(i)           That the contents of the report and its annexes be noted.

 

(ii)         That the Council’s response to the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) consultation referred to in the report, with reference to input from the Full Council debate on planning on 22 March 2021, be delegated to the Assistant Director for Planning and Public Protection.

 

Reason: To enable the MHCLG to receive the council’s overall response to the consultation.

 

6.

Quarterly Economic Update pdf icon PDF 453 KB

This report provides a quarterly economic update for the period January 2021 to March 2021.

 

 

Additional documents:

Decision:

Resolved: That the contents of the report be noted.

 

Reason: To support York’s economic response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

7.

Urgent Business

Any other business which the Executive Member considers urgent under the Local Government Act 1972.

 

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