Community Plan Committee
7th November 2022
Minutes of the meeting held on 14th November 2022
Present: Cllr Coiley, Cllr Straine-Francis, Cllr Walton, Cllr Edwards, Cllr Morrisey, Cllr Hogben, Cllr Faddes, Cllr Jill Rhodes, Cllr Tom Dunlop, Cllr Clark, Cllr Wye, Cllr Cosby
|To receive apologies for absence
|Cllr Benn Minshall
|To note declarations of Members’ interests
|Cllr Straine-Francis declared a non-pecuniary interest in Agenda item 7.3 - Men is Sheds
Cllr Straine-Francis declared a non- pecuniary interest in Agenda item 7.6 - Stroke Survivors Group
Cllr Jill Rhodes declared a non-pecuniary interest in Agenda item 7.1 – ConNEXTions / St Andrews Church
Cllr Coiley declared a non-pecuniary interest in Agenda item 7.7 - Nantwich Road Action Group
Cllr Faddes declared a non-pecuniary interest in Agenda item 7.1 – CoNEXTions
|To confirm and sign the Minutes of the Community Plan Committee meeting held on 12th September 2022
RESOLVED: That the minutes are approved as a true record of the meeting.
|A period not exceeding 15 minutes for members of the public to ask questions or submit comments.
|· There were no comments or questions from the public
· Joe Cosby, Community Development Officer, Cheshire East Council provided a presentation relating to Agenda item 8
5.1 Idling funding request – Cllr Wye
RESOLVED: To allocate funding of £2275 from Health & Wellbeing budget 470 4767
|To review the year- to- date financial position for the Community Plan Committee.
The year-to-date financial position was noted by members.
|To consider matters related to grant applications received from:
|To consider unallocated budget and the committee’s response to the impact of Fuel Poverty and the cost of living. Please see report attached.
RESOLVED: To recommend to council:
i. The virement of £16,000 from unallocated committee budget as identified for the purpose of a winter response, supporting services to those in Crewe affected by the heating and cost of living crisis in Crewe
ii. That the allocation of the funding is delegated to the Chair of the committee in consultation with the committee.
|To provide an update to members on the progress of the Business Delivery Plan.
Members noted the update of the business delivery plan.
|To consider suggested changes to Community Plan – A vision for Crewe. Attached
RESOLVED: To Recommend to council:
i. That the amended Grants Policy is approved (subject to the amended list of funded and non-funded activities agreed in consultation with the committee)
ii. That the refreshed Community Plan amendments are approved
|To consider the committee’s draft budget for 2023/24.
RESOLVED: The draft committee budget for 2023/24 was agreed and recommended to the Finance and Governance Committee for inclusion within the council’s budget for 2023/24.
|To note the proposed date of the next meeting on Monday 23rd January 2023 at 6pm.
Members noted the date of the next meeting
Chair: Cllr Alan Coiley
Meeting ended: 19.50