Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading

Contact: Julie Quarmby - Committee Services  Email: julie.quarmby@reading.gov.uk

Link: Webcast of meeting

Items
No. Item

1.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests they may have in relation to the items for consideration.

2.

MINUTES OF THE HOUSING, NEIGHBOURHOODS & LEISURE COMMITTEE HELD ON 6 NOVEMBER 2019 pdf icon PDF 69 KB

3.

Minutes of Other Bodies pdf icon PDF 52 KB

Community Safety Partnership – 19 September 2019 and 6 February 2020.

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4.

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.

5.

Questions from Members of the Public and Councillors pdf icon PDF 88 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.

6.

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 subject of Decision Book reports.

7.

READING FESTIVAL 2019

To receive a presentation on the 2019 Reading Festival.

8.

DRAFT HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS STRATEGIES

To receive a presentation on the draft Housing and Homelessness Strategies.

9.

READING, PLACE OF CULTURE, YEAR TWO EVALUATION pdf icon PDF 2 MB

This report updates the Committee on the activity and outcomes delivered in year two of Reading, Place of Culture and outlines plans for the final year of the programme, the current partnership working arrangements and indicative plans for the future.

 

10.

Private Sector Renewal & Disabled Adaptations Policy pdf icon PDF 98 KB

This report seeks approval of the final Private Sector Renewal & Disabled Adaptations Policy, following public consultation.

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11.

EMPTY HOMES STRATEGY 2020-2026 pdf icon PDF 153 KB

This report seeks approval of the updated Empty Homes Strategy 2020-2026.

 

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12.

BIODIVERSITY ACTION PLAN pdf icon PDF 97 KB

This report recommends that a draft Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) be published for public consultation.

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13.

TREE STRATEGY pdf icon PDF 121 KB

This report concerns a draft Tree Strategy 2020, which is proposed for public consultation to take place in March and April 2020.

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