Agenda

Venue: Guildhall

Contact: Committee Administration 01905 722027, 722006, 722085 

Items
No. Item

1.

Appointment of Substitutes

To receive details of any Members appointed to attend the meeting instead of a Member of the Committee.

2.

Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.

3.

Public Participation

To receive details of any Members appointed to attend the meeting instead of a Member of the Committee.

 

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 59 KB

Of the meeting held on 29th January 2020 to be approved and signed.

5.

Proposed Committee Performance Scorecard 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 96 KB

That the Communities Committee consider the proposed content of the Communities Performance Scorecard for 2020/21.

Additional documents:

6.

Draft Worcester City Centre Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) pdf icon PDF 4 MB

1.     That the Committee note the contents of the report and in particular the results of the public consultation exercise at Appendix 1;

 

2.   That the Committee approve the undertaking of a 4 week public consultation exercise in respect of the draft City Centre PSPO at Appendix 2, which will  include:

a) Prohibition on the Intentional Feeding of Gulls

b) Prohibition on Aggressive Begging

c) Prohibition on Dangerous Cycling & Skateboarding; and

 

3.        That the Committee provides delegated authority to the Corporate Director (Homes and Communities) in consultation with the Chair & Vice Chair of Communities Committee to consider the outcome of the consultation exercise referred to in 1.2 above and to finalise and implement the City Centre PSPO.

7.

Review Of The Worcester City Council Additional Houses In Multiple Occupation (HMO) Licensing Scheme pdf icon PDF 140 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Note the contents of this report and in particular the results of the public consultation exercise which are attached at Appendix 1; and

 

2.     Approve the re-declaration of a City-wide Worcester City Council Additional HMO Licensing Scheme for a period of 5 years which (subject to approval) would commence on 1st September 2020.

Additional documents:

8.

Review of the Worcester City Council Housing Assistance Policy pdf icon PDF 139 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.     Note the contents of the report and in particular the changes proposed to the Worcester City Council Housing Assistance Policy outlined in para 3.1 – 3.3; and

 

2.     Approve the draft Worcester City Council Housing Assistance Policy 2020, attached at Appendix 1.

Additional documents:

9.

Worcester City Council Community Grants pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Report to follow.

Additional documents:

10.

Any Other Business

Which in the opinion of the Chairman is of sufficient urgency as to warrant consideration.