Agenda

County Council - Wednesday, 19th January, 2022 10.00 am

Venue: Virtual Meeting. View directions

Contact: Emma Bryer  01267 224029

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

2.

DECLARATIONS OF PERSONAL INTERESTS.

3.

CHAIR’S ANNOUNCEMENTS.

4.

TO APPROVE AND SIGN AS A CORRECT RECORD THE MINUTES OF THE COUNCIL MEETING HELD ON THE 8TH DECEMBER, 2021 pdf icon PDF 436 KB

5.

STANDARDS COMMITTEE ANNUAL REPORT 2020-21 pdf icon PDF 227 KB

Additional documents:

6.

APPOINTMENT OF LAY PERSONS TO THE GOVERNANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE pdf icon PDF 455 KB

Additional documents:

7.

TO CONSIDER THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CABINET IN RESPECT OF THE FOLLOWING ITEMS

7.1

MID-YEAR TREASURY MANAGEMENT AND PRUDENTIAL INDICATOR REPORT - 1ST APRIL 2021 TO 30TH SEPTEMBER 2021 pdf icon PDF 307 KB

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8.

TO RECEIVE THE REPORT OF THE MEETING OF THE CABINET MEETING HELD ON THE:-

8.1

6TH DECEMBER, 2021 pdf icon PDF 321 KB

8.2

20TH DECEMBER, 2021 pdf icon PDF 311 KB

9.

PUBLIC QUESTIONS.

10.

QUESTIONS BY MEMBERS:-

10.1

QUESTION BY COUNCILLOR ROB JAMES TO COUNCILLOR GLYNOG DAVIES, CABINET MEMBER FOR EDUCATION & CHILDREN

It is our understanding that there has been a large increase in materials and labour costs since the pandemic, with significant implications for your capital programme inc Modernisation Education Programme. Can you confirm whether all the school proposals in last years budget will be progressed as originally planned?

10.2

QUESTION BY COUNCILLOR ROB JAMES TO COUNCILLOR GLYNOG DAVIES, CABINET MEMBER FOR EDUCATION & CHILDREN

It has been the plan to build new schools in Ammanford for a number of years, with the previous Labour administration allocating capital funding for the project prior to 2015. Could the Cabinet Member provide an update on the new Ammanford schools?

10.3

QUESTION BY COUNCILLOR ROB JAMES TO COUNCILLOR GLYNOG DAVIES, CABINET MEMBER FOR EDUCATION & CHILDREN

Could the Cabinet Member indicate whether land has been purchased for the new Ammanford school?

10.4

QUESTION BY COUNCILLOR ROB JAMES TO COUNCILLOR GLYNOG DAVIES, CABINET MEMBER FOR EDUCATION & CHILDREN

Could the Cabinet Member provide an update on the new Ysgol Dewi Sant?

10.5

QUESTION BY COUNCILLOR ROB JAMES TO COUNCILLOR GLYNOG DAVIES, CABINET MEMBER FOR EDUCATION & CHILDREN

Parents, pupils and campaigners ran a successful campaign for both Mynyddygareg and Blaenau to be saved from closure. Both schools could benefit from immediate investment to prove their sustainability going forward. Will you be including capital investment this year to improve the buildings and look at making them 3-11 schools?

11.

TO APPROVE THE FOLLOWING CHANGES TO MEMBERSHIP OF COMMITTEES:-

11.1

THE LABOUR GROUP HAS NOMINATED COUNCILLOR DOT JONES TO REPLACE COUNCILLOR AMANDA FOX ON APPOINTMENTS COMMITTEE A

12.

MINUTES FOR INFORMATION (AVAILABLE TO VIEW ON THE WEBSITE)

12.1

ENVIRONMENTAL & PUBLIC PROTECTION SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 25TH NOVEMBER, 2021

13.1

ENVIRONMENTAL & PUBLIC PROTECTION SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 22ND DECEMBER, 2021

13.2

EDUCATION & CHILDREN SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 30TH NOVEMBER, 2021

13.3

SOCIAL CARE & HEALTH SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 29TH NOVEMBER, 2021

13.4

SOCIAL CARE & HEALTH SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 20TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.5

DYFED PENSION FUND COMMITTEE - 3RD DECEMBER, 2021

13.6

PLANNING COMMITTEE - 9TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.7

POLICY & RESOURCES SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 10TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.8

STANDARDS COMMITTEE - 13TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.9

COMMUNITY & REGENERATION SCRUTINY COMMITTEE - 14TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.10

LICENSING COMMITTEE - 15TH DECEMBER, 2021

13.11

GOVERNANCE & AUDIT COMMITTEE - 17TH DECEMBER, 2021