Agenda/Speakers:

1.         APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE 

2.         MINUTES      

  • To confirm as a correct record the virtual/remote minutes of
  • the Leisure, Environment and Community Committee meeting held on Wednesday 13
  • January 2021.
  •  
  • 2021-01-13-lec-minutes

 3.         ANY OTHER BUSINESS

  • Items of other business notified under Council Procedure
  • Rule 30 to be announced, together with the special circumstances that justify
  • their consideration as a matter of urgency. The Chair to rule on the admission
  • of such items.

4.         DECLARATION OF INTERESTS

  •             To receive
  • any declarations of interest.

5.        BUDGET MONITORING (PERIOD 10)

  • This report covers this Committees financial position over
  • the medium term (2020 – 2024) as at Period 10 (end of January)
  •  
  • The Period 10 comprehensive Budget Management report has
  • already been presented to the Policy & Resources Committee at its meeting
  • on 8 March 2021 which sought approval to a change in the Council’s 2020 - 24
  • medium-term financial plan.
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  •  -05-21-03-10-lec-i-budget-management-report-period-10

6.         SERVICE PLANNING 2021/24 

  • That the Committee considers the following service plans and
  • recommends to Council:
  •  
  • ·        Leisure and
  • Landscapes
  •  
  • leisure-and-landscapes-service-plan-2021-24_final
  •  
  • ·        Community Partnerships
  •  
  • community-partnerships-service-plan-2021-24_final
  •  
  • ·        Environmental
  • Protection
  •  
  • environmental-protection-service-plan_2021-24-final
  •  
  • ·        Regulatory
  • Services (Please note only the unshaded areas of Performance Indicators)
  •  
  •  regulatory-services-service-plan_2021-24_final

 7.         LEAVESDEN COUNTRY PARK MANAGEMENT PLAN 2021/31

  • The purpose of this report is to present the new 10 year
  • management plan for Leavesden Country Park and to recommend its adoption by the
  • Council. The report also details the results of the public consultation for the
  • fencing options for grazing on The Horses’ Field.
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  • -07-21-03-10-lec-leavesden-country-park-10-year-management-plan-report
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  • -07-21-03-10-lec-appendix-a-lcp-management-plan-2021-2031-draft
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  • -07-21-03-10-lec-appendix-b-lcp-site-description-management-maintenance-plan-maps.
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-c-lcp-10-year-capital-programme
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-d-wider-context-policies-and-strategies-that-relate-to-the-cou-
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-e-licences-tenants-within-lcp
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-f-building-maintenance-risk-assessment
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-g-essential-reading
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-h-cattle-grazing-proposal
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-i-leavesden-country-park-horses-field-grazing-option-1
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-j-leavesden-country-park-horses-field-grazing-option-2
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  • -07-21-03-10-appendix-k-leavesden-country-park-10-year-management-plan-relevance

 8.         CLIMATE CHANGE STRATEGY

  • This report presents the revised Climate Emergency and
  • Sustainability Strategy, (attached at Appendix A) which includes new ambitions
  • in relation to climate change and sustainability, our achievements so far, and
  • how we can lead, enable and engage individuals and businesses to adopt
  • pro-environmental behaviours to reduce their environmental impacts. The
  • associated action plan will be developed and used by officers to deliver the
  • strategy once agreed
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  • -08-21-03-10-lec-i-climate-emergency-and-sustainability-report
  •  
  • -08i-21-03-10-lec-i-trdc-climate-change-strategy-document-final.
  •  
  • -08ii-21-03-10-lec-i-trdc-climate-change-strategy-supplementary-document
  •  
  • -08iii-21-03-10-lec-i-trdc-climate-change-consultation-report.

9.         WORK PROGRAMME

  • o review and make necessary changes to the Committee’s work
  • programme.
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  • -09-21-03-10-lec-i-wp-report
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10.       OTHER BUSINESS – if approved under item 3 above

11.       EXCLUSION OF PRESS AND PUBLIC

  • If the Committee wishes to consider the remaining item in
  • private, it will be appropriate for a resolution to be passed in the following
  • terms:  “that under Section 100A of the
  • Local Government Act 1972 the press and public be excluded from the meeting for
  • the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely
  • disclosure of exempt information as defined under Paragraphs 1 to 7 of Part I
  • of Schedule 12A to the Act. It has been decided by the Council that in all the
  • circumstances, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the
  • public interest in disclosing the information.”