A meeting of the
West of England Combined Authority
Overview and Scrutiny Committee
will be held on
Date: 25th July 2018
Place: Somerdale Pavillion, Tiberius Road, Keynsham, BS31 2FF
1. EVACUATION PROCEDURE
In the event of a fire, please await direction from the Bristol City Council staff who will help assist with the evacuation. Please do not return to the building until instructed to do so by the fire warden(s).
2. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies for absence from Members.
3. DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST UNDER THE LOCALISM ACT 2011
Members who consider that they have an interest to declare are asked to: a) State the item number in which they have an interest, b) The nature of the interest, c) Whether the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest, non-disclosable pecuniary interest or non-pecuniary interest. Any Member who is unsure about the above should seek advice from the Monitoring Officer prior to the meeting in order to expedite matters at the meeting itself.
To consider and approve the minutes from 23rd May and 6th June of the West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee.
5. MATTERS ARISING
6. ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC
Members of the public can speak for up to 3 minutes each. The total time for this session is 30 minutes so speaking time will be reduced if more than 10 people wish to speak.
If you wish to present a petition or make a statement and speak at the meeting, you are required to give notice of your intention by noon on the working day before the meeting by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For this meeting, this means that your submission must be received in this office by 12noon on Tuesday, 24th July 2018.
If you wish to ask a question at the meeting, you are required to submit the question in writing to email@example.com no later than 3 working days before the meeting. For this meeting, this means that your question(s) must be received in this office by 5pm on Thursday, 19th July.
Any member of the public in the West of England Combined Authority may present a petition at a West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee Meeting.
8. INVEST IN BRISTOL AND BATH (Joint Committee Item – includes North Somerset Council
To provide an update on continuing activities of Invest Bristol and Bath, together with the forthcoming review process for that organisational unit.
9. PROGRESS UPDATE: LOCAL GROWTH FUND, REVOLVING INFRASTRUCTURE FUND,
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT FUND (Joint Committee Item – includes North Somerset Council
To provide an update and progress review for the LEP Local Growth, Economic Development and Revolving Infrastructure Funds, and to outline achievement of scheme outputs and outcomes to date against targets.
10. FUTURE BRIGHT (WECA Committee Item)
To appraise the West of England Overview and Scrutiny Committee of the nature of and progress on the “Future Bright” project.
11. ANY OTHER ITEM THE CHAIR DECIDES IS URGENT
Next meeting: Wednesday 19th September 2018
Click here to download the full meeting agenda and papers