Sustainability & The Living Environment Scrutiny Panel / Contact: Elaine Huckell
Monday, 14 November 2011 at 7.30 pm / Direct: 020-8379-3530
Conference Room, Civic Centre, Silver Street, Enfield, EN1 3XA / Tel: 020-8379-1000
Textphone: 020 8379-4419
Councillors : AlanSitkin (Chairman), JoanneLaban (Vice-Chairman), YaseminBrett, JayneBuckland, YusufCicek, RobertHayward, DerekLevy, PaulMcCannah and AnnZinkin
Scrutiny Support: Andy Ellis
(PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN AMENDED AGENDA)
AGENDA – PART 1
<AI1>1.WELCOME AND APOLOGIES
<AI2>2.DECLARATION OF INTERESTS (Pages 1 - 2)
Members are asked to declare any personal or prejudicial interests on items on the agenda. A flowchart is attached for guidance.
<AI3>3.ENERGY FOR LONDON (7.30 - 8.00)
To receive a presentation on Wind Turbines and Solar Panels
<AI4>4.CLEAN WATER (8.00 - 8.30)
To receive a presentation from Thames21 on pollution in Enfield waterways.
<AI5>5.TRADING STANDARDS (8.30 - 8.40) (Pages 3 - 16)
A report has been circulated from the Director of Environment on the Trading Standards Service and time has been allocated for questions to be answered on this subject.
<AI6>6.'EYESORES' (8.40 - 9.00) (Pages 17 - 28)
To receive a report from Bob Griffiths, Assistant Director of Planning & Environmental Protection
<AI7>7.WASTE DISPOSAL IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR (9.00 - 9.15) (Pages 29 - 36)
To receive a briefing report from Nicky Fiedler, Head of Policy & Partnership, Waste Services.
<AI8>8.FAIRNESS COMMISSION (9.15 - 9.20) (Pages 37 - 50)
At Council on 4th May 2011 it was agreed a single theme should be identified, for integration across each of the Panels remits. The theme will directly relate to the Council’s priorities. As an example, please find attached a summary and recommendations from the Islington Fairness Commission report, for information. Each Panel is asked to provide possible themes relating to their remit to inform the Commission.
<AI9>9.WORK PROGRAMME 2011/12 (Pages 51 - 54)
The panel is asked to consider the work programme for the remainder of the municipal year.
<AI10>10.MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE SUSTAINABILITY & THE LIVING ENVIRONMENT SCRUTINY PANEL HELD ON THE 20 SEPTEMBER 2011 (Pages 55 - 62)
Minutes of the previous meeting
To agree the minutes of the Sustainability & the Living Environment Scrutiny Panel held on the 20 September 2011
<AI11>11.ITEMS TO BE REFERRED TO OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY COMMITTEE
To agree any items to be referred to Overview and Scrutiny Committee
<AI12>12.ITEMS TO BE REFERRED TO CABINET
To agree any items to be referred to Cabinet
<AI13>13.DATE OF NEXT MEETING
To note the dates of the meetings for the municipal year as follows:
Monday 16th January 2012 and
Monday 19th March 2012
<AI14>14.EXCLUSION OF THE PRESS AND PUBLIC
If necessary, to consider passing a resolution under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act 1972 excluding the press and public from the meeting for any items of business moved to part 2 of the agenda on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in those paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 12A to the Act (as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006).