Agenda

Bradford South Area Committee
Thursday, 27th February, 2020 5.00 pm

Venue: Committee Room 1 - City Hall, Bradford. View directions

Contact: Yusuf Patel 

Items
No. Item

A. PROCEDURAL ITEMS

1.

ALTERNATE MEMBERS (Standing Order 34)

The City Solicitor will report the names of alternate Members who are attending the meeting in place of appointed Members. 

 

2.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

(Members Code of Conduct - Part 4A of the Constitution)

 

To receive disclosures of interests from members and co-opted members on matters to be considered at the meeting. The disclosure must include the nature of the interest.

 

An interest must also be disclosed in the meeting when it becomes apparent to the member during the meeting.

 

Notes:

 

(1)       Members may remain in the meeting and take part fully in discussion and voting unless the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest or an interest which the Member feels would call into question their compliance with the wider principles set out in the Code of Conduct.  Disclosable pecuniary interests relate to the Member concerned or their spouse/partner.

 

(2)       Members in arrears of Council Tax by more than two months must not vote in decisions on, or which might affect, budget calculations, and must disclose at the meeting that this restriction applies to them.  A failure to comply with these requirements is a criminal offence under section 106 of the Local Government Finance Act 1992. 

 

(3)       Members are also welcome to disclose interests which are not disclosable pecuniary interests but which they consider should be made in the interest of clarity.

 

(4)       Officers must disclose interests in accordance with Council Standing Order 44.

3.

INSPECTION OF REPORTS AND BACKGROUND PAPERS

(Access to Information Procedure Rules – Part 3B of the Constitution)

 

Reports and background papers for agenda items may be inspected by contacting the person shown after each agenda item.  Certain reports and background papers may be restricted. 

 

Any request to remove the restriction on a report or background paper should be made to the relevant Strategic Director or Assistant Director whose name is shown on the front page of the report. 

 

If that request is refused, there is a right of appeal to this meeting. 

 

Please contact the officer shown below in advance of the meeting if you wish to appeal. 

 

(Yusuf Patel - 01274 434579)

 

4.

PUBLIC QUESTION TIME

(Access to Information Procedure Rules – Part 3B of the Constitution)

 

To hear questions from electors within the District on any matter this is the responsibility of the Committee. 

 

Questions must be received in writing by the City Solicitor in Room 112, City Hall, Bradford, BD1 1HY, by mid-day on Tuesday 25 February 2020.

 

(Yusuf Patel - 01274 434579)

 

B. BUSINESS ITEMS

5.

HEALTH AND WELLBEING IN THE BRADFORD SOUTH AREA OF BRADFORD METROPOLITAN DISTRICT pdf icon PDF 2 MB

The Strategic Director Health & Wellbeing will present a report (Document “V”) which seeks to inform Bradford South Area Committee of data and activities relating to the health and wellbeing of the population of Bradford South constituency.

 

Recommended –

 

It is recommended that option 9.2 set out Document “V” is adopted in order to support the overall health and well-being of the residents of Bradford South.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Health & Social Care

 

Angela Hutton  (01274) 437345

Mark Thornton & (01274) 437198

(Angela Hutton - 01274 437345 / Mark Thornton 01274 437198)

Additional documents:

6.

SAFER ROADS DEVOLVED BUDGET - BRADFORD SOUTH pdf icon PDF 247 KB

 

The Strategic Director Place will submit a report (Document “W”) which seeks approval for programmes of Safer Roads schemes in the Bradford South constituency for 2020/21 and 2021/22.

 

Recommended –

 

 (1)      That the Bradford South Area Committee approves the     programmes of Casualty Reduction schemes for 2020/21 and    2021/22 listed in Appendix 1 to Document “W”.

 

(2)       That the Bradford South Area Committee approves the proposed         programmes of Traffic Management measures for 2020/21 and          2021/22 listed in Appendices 2 & 3 to Document “W”.

 

(3)       That any Traffic Regulation Orders, or any legal procedures linked       to the processing of traffic calming measures or pedestrian           crossing facilities which are necessary to implement the chosen   schemes be approved for processing and advertising subject to           the scheme details being agreed with the local Ward Members.

 

(4)       That any valid objections to the advertised Traffic Regulation     Orders, traffic calming or pedestrian facilities be submitted to this         Area Committee for consideration or in the event of there being   no valid objections the Traffic Regulation Orders be sealed and             implemented and the traffic calming or pedestrian facilities be      implemented as advertised.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Regeneration and Environment

 

(Andrew Smith - 01274 434674)

7.

NOMINATION TO LIST PROPERTY AS AN ASSET OF COMMUNITY VALUE - BIERLEY POST OFFICE pdf icon PDF 131 KB

The Council has received a nomination to list property known as Bierley Post Office as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act 2011.

 

The Strategic Director Corporate Services will submit a report (Document “X”) which considers whether the nomination and nominated asset meet the Asset of Community Value criteria set out in the Localism Act and contains a recommendation as to whether or not the nomination should be approved.

 

Recommended –

 

That in accordance with Option 1 it is recommended to the Director of Corporate Resources that the nomination of the property known as Bierley Post Office is accepted and it is registered as an Asset of Community Value.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Corporate

(Nigel Gillatt - 01274 434224)

Additional documents:

8.

NOMINATION TO LIST PROPERTY AS AN ASSET OF COMMUNITY VALUE - BIERLEY RECREATION GROUND pdf icon PDF 129 KB

 

The Council has received a nomination to list property known as Bierley Recreation Ground as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act 2011.

 

The Strategic Director Corporate Services will submit a report (Document “Y”) which considers whether the nomination and nominated asset meet the Asset of Community Value criteria set out in the Localism Act and contains a recommendation as to whether or not the nomination should be approved.

 

Recommended –

 

That in accordance with Option 1 that the Director of Corporate Resources be recommended to accept the nomination of the land known as Bierley Recreation Ground as an Asset of Community Value.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Corporate

(Nigel Gillatt – 01274 434224)

 

 

Additional documents:

9.

UPDATE FROM NHS BRADFORD DISTRICTS CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP pdf icon PDF 156 KB

The Director of Keeping Well at Home, Bradford Districts Clinical Commissioning Group will submit a report (Document “Z”) which provides an update on the priorities, recent initiatives and public engagement activities by NHS Bradford Districts Clinical Commissioning Group.

 

Recommended –

 

Bradford South Area Committee is asked to note the contents of this report.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Health and Social Care

Vicki Wallace

Phone: (01274) 237524

 

(Vicki Wallace 01274 237524)

 

10.

PROTECTING CHILDREN AND VULNERABLE ADULTS AT RISK OF EXPLOITATION pdf icon PDF 1 MB

The Chief Executive Office will submit a report (Document “AA”) which provides an update to and builds on the report presented to the Bradford South Area Committee on the 31st January 2019 regarding the issue of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE). It now focuses on the Strategic Response to all forms of exploitation in Children and Adults and how partners from the Working Together to Safeguard Children – the Bradford Partnership and the Bradford Safeguarding Adults Board work to drive improvements across the District and to hold agencies to account for their work in their area. This report also outlines the emergence of other complex safeguarding themes and outlines how partners are effectively collaborating and focussing upon the protection of vulnerable Children and Adults.

 

Recommended –

 

(1)       The Area Committee is invited to consider the contents of this report and how members can support local activity.

 

(2)       The Area Committee shall receive a further update on the progress of the response to exploitation in 12 months time.

 

(3)       Partners will seek further funding opportunities from Government funding streams to enable the continuation of service provision as outlined in this report.

 

(4)       This report is a call to action for all partners to recognise exploitation in its widest sense and continue to provide a coordinated safeguarding response to children and vulnerable adults.

 

Overview and Scrutiny Committee: Children’s Services

 

 (Mark Griffin -01274 434361)