Agenda and minutes

Health and Community Committee (Open)
Thursday 19 April 2018 3.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Strabane Council Offices. View directions

Items
No. Item

HC67/18

Notice and Summons of Meeting

Minutes:

The Director of Health and Community read the Notice and Summons for the Meeting.

 

HC68/18

Member Attendance and Apologies

Minutes:

The Director of Health and Community recorded Members attendance. 

Apologies were received from Alderman Thompson.

 

 

HC69/18

Declarations of Members' Interests

Minutes:

Councillor Carlin declared an interest in the following agenda item:

§  Agenda item 10 – Good Relations Grant Aid 2018/19.

 

Councillor Hastings declared an interest in the following agenda item:

§  Agenda item 10 – Good Relations Grant Aid 2018/19.

 

Councillor Gallagher declared an interest in the following agenda item:  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC69/18

HC70/18

Application for Renewal of Entertainment Licence - Derry City Football Club Sports and Social Club: Representations pdf icon PDF 172 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was for Members to hear representations made in relation to the application to renew a licence to holding indoor entertainment at Derry City Football Club Sports and  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC70/18

HC71/18

Chairperson's Business

Minutes:

HC71/18      Commonwealth Games

                        The Chair extended his congratulations to all the participants from the City and District who had taken part in the Commonwealth Gamesespecially to Marcus Christie, Sarah McDaid, Sommer Lecky, Barry Pollin and Ben McGarrigle.  He suggested that a Mayoral reception be considered to recognise their  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC71/18

HC72/18

Confirmation of the Open Minutes of the Health and Community Committee held on Thursday 15 March 2018 pdf icon PDF 118 KB

Minutes:

The open Minutes of the Meeting held on 15 March 2018 (HC43/18 –HC63/87) were confirmed and signed by the Chairperson as correct.

 

HC73/18

Matters Arising

Minutes:

HC73/18        Brandywell Stadium CCTV – Privacy Impact Assessment (HC55/18)

 

                        Councillor P Kelly requested an update on a matter raised at the previous meeting regarding funding for CCTV provision.

 

                        The Head of Community Development and Leisure indicated that the matter was tabled for discussion under confidential business.

                       

                        Councillor P Kelly enquired  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC73/18

HC74/18

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission Report: 'Out of Sight, Out of Mind: Travellers' Accommodation in NI' pdf icon PDF 38 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented Members with the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated.

The purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval for Senior Council Officers to meet with the Commission in the near future to discuss the implementation of the  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC74/18

HC75/18

Proposal to Ban the Use of Plastic Microbeads in Cosmetics and Personal Care Products: Proposed Enforcement Mechanism pdf icon PDF 32 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval for Council staff (Environmental Health Officers) to be authorised by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DEARA) as “authorised persons”  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC75/18

HC76/18

Good Relations Grant Aid 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval for the recommendations of the Good Relations Grant Aid 2018/19 assessment panels.

 

Councillor Jackson welcomed the report and all the work being carried out regarding  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC76/18

HC77/18

Community Support Fund 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 33 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

                        The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to present the recommendations of the Assessment Panels for the Community Support Fund and to seek Members’ approval on the allocation of funding to successful applicants.  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC77/18

HC78/18

Update Report on PEACE IV One Community Programme Funding Allocation pdf icon PDF 29 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval for the allocation of the PEACE IV One Community Programme budget of £128,000 between each of the eight Local Community Planning areas  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC78/18

HC79/18

Riversdale Leisure Centre Opening Hours pdf icon PDF 39 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The report was to seek Members’ approval to pilot new and extended opening hours for Riversdale Leisure Centre from September 2018 for 12 months.

 

                        Councillor Carlin thanked Officers for the report and  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC79/18

HC80/18

Health and Community Directorate Service Delivery Plan 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 47 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Director of Health and Community presented the above report, which had been previously circulated to Members.  The report was to seek Members’ comments on the Health and Community Directorate Service Delivery Plan 2018/19.

 

                        The Chair extended his thanks to the Director and her team for the substantial work undertaken  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC80/18

HC81/18

Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act (NI) 2011 Abatement Notice pdf icon PDF 48 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report for information, previously circulated to advise Members of the withdrawal of an appeal against the service of an abatement notice in respect of statutory nuisance served under the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act (NI) 2011 in relation to noise  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC81/18

HC82/18

Update on the Tobacco Control Service Test Purchasing Exercise pdf icon PDF 28 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report for information, previously circulated to update Members on the Tobacco Control Service provided by Council and the recent test purchasing exercise undertaken in relation to sales of tobacco to persons under the age of 18.

 

The Committee

                                               

Recommended      that  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC82/18

HC83/18

Proposed Melvin 3G Pitch Opening pdf icon PDF 35 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report for information, previously circulated to update Members on the project completion date and the proposed programme of events for the Melvin 3G Pitch opening.

 

Councillor Carlin extended her congratulations to all the Officers involved at Melvin on their very  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC83/18

HC84/18

Correspondence pdf icon PDF 19 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Director of Health and Community presented the above report for information, previously circulated to Members regarding correspondence received by Council.

 

The Committee

                                               

Recommended      that Members note the contents of the report.

 

HC85/18

Consultations pdf icon PDF 22 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Director of Health and Community presented the above report for information, previously circulated to Members regarding consultation papers received by Council.

 

The Committee

                                               

Recommended      that Members note the contents of the report.