Agenda and decisions

,, Council
Wednesday, 16th September, 2020 5.45 pm

Venue: Online Meeting

Contact: Jaswinder Kaur  01902 550320 or Email: jaswinder.kaur@wolverhampton.gov.uk

Note: Please note this meeting will be conducted in line with the The Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020. 

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence

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2.

Declarations of interest

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3.

Minutes of previous meeting pdf icon PDF 424 KB

[To receive minutes of the previous meeting held on 4 March 2020.]

 

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4.

Communications

[To receive the Mayor’s announcements]

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5.

Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council Recovery Commitment pdf icon PDF 133 KB

[To approve the Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council Recovery Commitment.]

 

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Decision:

That the Relighting Our City: City of Wolverhampton Council’s Covid-19 recoverycommitment be approved.

6.

Our Climate Commitment pdf icon PDF 134 KB

[To approve the Council’s Climate Commitment.]

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Decision:

That the Our Climate Commitment document be approved.

 

7.

Safer Wolverhampton Partnership - Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy 2020-2023 pdf icon PDF 134 KB

[To approve the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership - Community Safety and Harm Reduction Strategy 2020-2023.]

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Decision:

That the Safer Wolverhampton Partnership Community Safety and Harm Reduction

Strategy 2020-2023 be endorsed.

 

8.

Changes to the Constitution as a result of Covid-19 and other urgent changes pdf icon PDF 133 KB

[To approve amendments to the Council’s Constitution.]

 

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Decision:

1. That the amendments to the Constitution be approved.

2. That the Monitoring Officer be authorised to implement the changes.

 

9.

Decisions Made Under Urgent Action Powers pdf icon PDF 577 KB

[To receive a report on urgent decisions taken by the Council.]

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Decision:

That the decisions made under the Council’s Urgent Action Powers be noted.

10.

Motions on Notice pdf icon PDF 127 KB

[That Council consider the motion received by the Leader Councillor Ian Brookfield, Councillor Wendy Thompson and Councillor Simon Bennett.]

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Decision:

1.     That the motion on Covid-19 Resolution be agreed.

 

2.     That the following amended motion on re-opening libraries be agreed:

 

‘That this Council’s priority is to its citizens’ safety and will return the Library service to full operation on the advice of the Director of Public Health. The service is constantly under review. The Council notes the importance of libraries in providing, but not limited to, the loaning of book, audio books, large print items as well as free computer and internet access.