Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Further to CEX/12 (2019/20) and, more recently, the appointment of Councillor Philip Dixon as Customer and Commercial Services and People Portfolio Holder, consideration was given to appointments to/representation on outside bodies that fell within the remit of that Portfolio for the remainder of 2020/21, namely the Cumbria Strategic Waste Partnership and the Parking and Traffic Regulation Outside London Joint Committee.
The Leader informed Members that the decision on the remaining vacancy for a Substitute Member on the North West Local Authorities Employers’ Organisation would be dealt with by Council on 6 October.
The Leader asked the meeting if the motion was agreed. There was no dissent.
RESOLVED – That Councillor Philip Dixon be appointed to serve as the Council’s representative on the Cumbria Strategic Waste Partnership and the Parking and Traffic Regulation Outside London Joint Committee for the remainder of 2020/21.
Reasons for Decision
Appointments to Outside Bodies assist in the delivery of the Council Plan through partnership working.
Alternative Options Considered and Rejected
Not to make appointments, which could affect the Council’s ability to influence partners on important strategic issues.
Publication date: 11/09/2020
Date of decision: 09/09/2020
Decided at meeting: 09/09/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 21/09/2020
Current call-in Count: 0