Agenda

Venue: The Guildhall

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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

Up to a total of fifteen minutes can be allowed, each speaker being allocated a maximum of five minutes, for members of the public to present a petition, ask a question, or comment on any matter on the Agenda or within the remit of the Committee.

4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 92 KB

Of the meeting held on 5th June 2024 to be approved and signed.

5.

Presentation from John Campion, West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner

To receive a presentation from John Campion, West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner.

6.

Quarter 1 Performance Report For 2024/25 pdf icon PDF 91 KB

That the Communities Committee notes the Council’s quarter 1 performance for 2024/25.

Additional documents:

7.

Affordable Housing Delivery Options pdf icon PDF 261 KB

Report to follow.

8.

Community Safety Partnership Annual Update pdf icon PDF 473 KB

That the Committee:

 

1.      notes the contents of the report and in particular the requirement for the Council to hold a Committee Meeting at least once every 12 months to review and scrutinise decisions and actions in respect of the discharge of ‘Crime and Disorder’ functions by ‘responsible’ authorities; and

2.      consider the information contained in the report covering the 2023-24 period and make any recommendations to the Corporate Director - Operations, Homes and Communities for consideration.

 

Additional documents:

9.

Any Other Business

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

10.

Item Involving the Disclosure of Exempt information

The Committee is invited to pass the following resolution:

 

That under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of information as defined in Schedule 12A of the said Act.

 

PART II

(ITEM FOR DISCUSSION AND DISCUSSION IN PRIVATE)

11.

Community Safety Partnership Annual Update - Appendix 4

To note the South Worcestershire Community Safety Partnership Strategic Assessment covering the period 1 August 2019 to 31st July 2022.  The strategic assessment is an exempt item at Appendix 4.

 

(Exempt - not for publication because the item contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person including the authority holding that information – Paragraph 3)

12.

Asylum Seeker Dispersed Accommodation - Update Report

That the Committee -

 

1.      notes the contents of this report and in particular, the Government’s commitment to reduce and eliminate the use of hotels for asylum seekers through a full dispersal model for asylum accommodation; and

 

2.      notes the updates to the Full Dispersal Model for Asylum Accommodation communicated to this Council by the Home Office.

 

(Exempt - not for publication because the item contains information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person

including the authority holding that information – Paragraph 3)