Agenda

Strategy and Resources Committee
Monday, 6th July, 2020 7.30 pm

Venue: Virtual meeting

Contact: Alexa Coates, Head of Committee and Management Support  Tel: 020 8770 4990 | Email:  committeeservices@sutton.gov.uk

Media

Items
No. Item

Declarations of interest pdf icon PDF 41 KB

1.

Welcome and introductions

2.

Apologies for Absence and Declarations of Interest

Members will answer a roll call to confirm their presence in this virtual meeting and will also declare any interests in items on the agenda at this point.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 65 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 8 June 2020.

4.

Any urgent business

To consider any items which, in the view of the Chair, should be dealt with as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances (in accordance with S100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972).

5.

COVID-19 Update pdf icon PDF 307 KB

In this extraordinary public health situation, we remain Ambitious for Sutton, and are working to support vulnerable residents, businesses, NHS and other partners, and planning for recovery across the borough.

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6.

Safer, Active, Greener Streets pdf icon PDF 153 KB

This report outlines how the Council can further improve our public realm and further develop our commitment to environmental sustainability as our ‘Streetspace’ is enhanced following the impact of COVID-19.

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7.

Compulsory Purchase Orders for Housing Development pdf icon PDF 161 KB

The Council is ambitious for the quality and availability of housing for its residents. To complete assembly of sites which are primarily council-owned, the purchases of some garage sites is required where private treaty negotiations are unsuccessful.

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8.

Council Tax Care Leavers Discount pdf icon PDF 124 KB

As a borough we are ambitious for our young people and want to provide them with the best chances to achieve their best outcomes in life whatever their starting point. This report supports the council’s Corporate Parenting Strategy; that care leavers will not pay Council Tax until their 25th birthday.

9.

Houses in Multiple Occupation Review: Report of the Task and Finish Group pdf icon PDF 155 KB

As part of the “Ambitious for Sutton” corporate plan, the Council is committed to maintain and improve the physical environment for our residents, to increase the supply of homes, including affordable homes, in line with our Local Plan, and to keep our residents safe.

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10.

Authority to consult on and submit to the Secretary of State the draft South London Waste Plan pdf icon PDF 182 KB

As part of the Ambitious for Sutton vision to make the borough a great place to live and work, representations on the draft South London Waste Plan will be sought prior to its submission to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.

11.

Authority to Consult on the Draft Cheam Village Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan pdf icon PDF 132 KB

Reflecting the Ambitious for Sutton commitment to invest in the borough’s heritage and protect it for future generations to enjoy, the Council has prepared a Cheam Village Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan.

12.

Authority to Consult on the Draft Wrythe Green Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan pdf icon PDF 130 KB

Reflecting the Ambitious for Sutton commitment to invest in the borough’s heritage and protect it for future generations to enjoy, this report seeks authority to consult on the first ever Wrythe Green Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan.

13.

Appointments to Outside Bodies 2020 pdf icon PDF 119 KB

With partnership and community working a key element in delivering the Ambitious for Sutton priorities for the borough, this report recommends appointments to various outside bodies to further embed working with residents in an apposite manner.

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14.

Exclusion of the public and press

The following motion should be moved, seconded and approved if the committee wishes to exclude the public and press to deal with reports revealing exempt information:

That the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraph X Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.