Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Reading

Contact: Richard Woodford - Committee Services  Email: richard.woodford@reading.gov.uk

Link: Link to observe meeting

Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 109 KB

3.

Minutes of the Meeting of the Traffic Management Sub-Committee - 14 September 2022 pdf icon PDF 125 KB

4.

Minutes of Other Bodies pdf icon PDF 94 KB

·         Joint Waste Disposal Board – 7 July 2022

·         AWE Local Liaison Committee – 5 July 2022

·         Reading Climate Change Partnership – 26 April and 14 July 2022

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5.

Petitions

Petitions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been received by Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

6.

Questions from Councillors and Members of the Public pdf icon PDF 176 KB

Questions submitted pursuant to Standing Order 36 in relation to matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been submitted in writing and received by the Head of Legal & Democratic Services no later than four clear working days before the meeting.

7.

Decision Book References

To consider any requests received by the Monitoring Officer pursuant to Standing Order 42, for consideration of matters falling within the Committee’s Powers & Duties which have been the subject of Decision Book reports.

8.

Street Works Permit Scheme pdf icon PDF 96 KB

A report informing the Committee of the statutory obligation on the Council to manage all works within the public highway under a ‘Street Works Permit’ scheme and of the procurement process to secure a suitably qualified and experienced consultant to deliver a ‘Street Works Permit’ scheme for Reading and to seek delegated authority to enter into a contract with the successful tenderer after the tendering process in accordance with the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.

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9.

Bridges and Structural Term Consultancy Contract pdf icon PDF 84 KB

A report informing the Committee of the procurement process for the Bridges and Structural Term Consultancy Contract and to seek authority to enter into a framework arrangements using the SCAPE/Perfect Circle Framework Contract to deliver the essential maintenance of the Council’s bridges and structural assets and to grant delegated authority to enter into the SCAPE/Perfect Circle Contract.

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10.

Annual Reports on The Reading Climate Emergency Strategy and Reading Borough Council Corporate Greenhouse Gas Emissions pdf icon PDF 147 KB

A report presenting Annual Reports for 2021/22 on two key elements of Reading’s response to the climate emergency:

(i)      An Annual Report on the Reading Climate Emergency Strategy 2020-25 for the year 2021/22

(ii)     An Annual Report on the Council’s corporate Greenhouse Gas Emissions (for the year 2021/22)

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11.

Introduction of Civil Enforcement of Moving Traffic Contraventions pdf icon PDF 89 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on the introduction of civil enforcement of moving traffic contraventions across the Reading Borough Council area.

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12.

Rights of Way Improvement Plan - Draft for Public Consultation pdf icon PDF 93 KB

A report providing the Committee with update on progress with developing the new Public Rights of Way Improvement Plan for Reading, following feedback received from the initial public consultation that was carried out during the summer and which has been incorporated in the updated draft plan.

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Strategic Transport Schemes Update pdf icon PDF 134 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on progress with the delivery of the current programme of strategic transport schemes in Reading.

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14.

Reading Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP) - Update pdf icon PDF 83 KB

A report providing the Committee with an update on progress with development of the schemes and initiatives included within the Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP), following the announcement by the Department for Transport of indicative funding allocations for selected local authorities, including up to £26.3m for Reading for the three year period from 2022/23 to 2024/25.

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