Agenda and minutes

Health and Community Committee
Thursday 16 September 2021 4.00 pm

Venue: Guildhall, Derry. View directions

Items
No. Item

HC196/21

Notice and Summons of Meeting

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure read the Notice and Summons for the Meeting.

 

HC197/21

Member Attendance and Apologies

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure completed the roll call. Apologies were noted from Councillor Edwards.

 

HC198/21

Broadcasting Statement

Minutes:

The Chair read the Broadcasting Statement

HC199/21

Declarations of Members' Interests

Minutes:

Declarations of Interest were made as follows:

 

Aldermen Devenney, Kerrigan and Councillor Fleming declared non-pecuniary interests in Agenda item 5 as they were Members of the PCSP.

 

Councillor M Boyle declared a non - pecuniary Interest in Item 10 as she is a Member of the Gaelic Athletic Club in  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC199/21

HC200/21

Hearing in Relation to the Application for the Grant of an Amusement Permit for 15 William Street, Derry pdf icon PDF 157 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members, He advised that the purpose of the report was to determine an application for the Provisional Grant of an Amusement Permit for premises situated at 15 William Street, Derry,  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC200/21

HC201/21

Discussion of Hearing in relation to the Application for the Grant of an Amusement Permit for 15 William Street, Derry

Minutes:

Member Discussion of this item took place  in Confidential Business.

HC202/21

Deputation - To receive Daniel Holder, Deputy Director and Eliza Browning, New Decade Human Rights Project Co-ordinator from the Committee on the Administration of Justice - relating to SC60/21 and Council Motion C130/21 (Presentation and previous response from CAJ attached). pdf icon PDF 578 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chair welcomedMr Holder, Deputy Director and Ms Browning New Decade Human Rights Project Co-Ordinator, Committee on the Administration for Justice (CAJ) to the Committee.

 

Mr Holder, Deputy Director, Committee on the Administration for Justice (CAJ) gave a presentation to the Committee. A copy of the presentation, which examined  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC202/21

Chairperson's Business

HC203/21

Re-Opening of Council Changing Facilities

Minutes:

The Chair advised that he had received requests to speak under chairperson’s business from Alderman Devenney and Councillor Duffy, However Councillor Duffy was no longer available online.           

 

Alderman Devenney requested an update on the re-opening of changing facilities within Council ownership as he felt that young people changing in cars  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC203/21

HC204/21

Matters Arising from the Open Minutes of the Health and Community Committee held on 22 July 2021. pdf icon PDF 300 KB

HC205/21

COVID Recovery Funds and Social Supermarkets (HC182/21)

Minutes:

Councillor Harkin recognised the high level of deprivation within the Council area and stated that because of this it would be hard to climb out of all the difficulties faced in the last year and a half. He referred to the UK government’s plans to cut universal credit by £20  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC205/21

HC206/21

City Baths Investment Works (HC190/21)

Minutes:

In response to a question from Councillor Ferguson the Head of Community Development and Leisure advised that the possibility of an online system to book swimming lessons was being investigated, alongside phone calls and physical booking at the centres. He advised that there had been unprecedented demand for swimming lessons  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC206/21

HC207/21

Derry and Strabane Healthy City and District - World Health Organisation European Healthy Cities Network pdf icon PDF 282 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Ms McFeely (Chief Executive of Developing Healthy Communities) presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously presented to members. She advised that the purpose of the report was to present Derry and Strabane’s application to the World health Organisation’s European healthy Cities Network for Phase VII designation,  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC207/21

HC208/21

Land at Ballyarnett, Derry - Na Magha Gaelic Athletic Club pdf icon PDF 129 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to members. He advised that the purpose of the report was to seek Members’ authority for the construction of a car park by Na Magha Gaelic Athletic Club on lands let  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC208/21

HC209/21

Good Relations Audit and Strategy 2022-2025 pdf icon PDF 134 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members. He advised that the purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval to launch a procurement exercise to appoint a supplier to undertake the development of the Good  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC209/21

HC210/21

Additional COVID Response Funding pdf icon PDF 165 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members. He explained that the purpose of the report was to seek Members’ approval for the allocation of additional funding provided by the Department for Communities, Voluntary and Communities Division  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC210/21

HC211/21

Castlederg Young Loyalists Event pdf icon PDF 139 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members. He advised that the purpose of the report was to update Members’ direction as follows; “that this Council undertakes an investigation into the sectarian singing and comments emanating from  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC211/21

HC212/21

Consultation on Future Planning Model on Integrated Care System NI pdf icon PDF 148 KB

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Minutes:

Councillor Tierney declared a pecuniary interest as a Member of the Local Commissioning Group and left the meeting during discussion of this item.

 

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to members. He explained that the purpose of  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC212/21

HC213/21

Northern Ireland's New Alcohol and Drug Strategy pdf icon PDF 183 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Health and Community Wellbeing presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members. He informed that the purpose of the report was to advise Members that the Department of Health has launched Northern Ireland’s new Alcohol and Drug Strategy which outlines a  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC213/21

HC214/21

Melvin Sports Complex - Multi Facility Fund pdf icon PDF 135 KB

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to members. He explained that the purpose of the report was to provide members with an update on the business case approval by Sport NI and confirmation of an indicative grant  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC214/21

HC215/21

Correspondence pdf icon PDF 197 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Head of Community Development and Leisure presented the above report, a copy of which had been previously circulated to Members. He highlighted that the purpose of the report was to provide members with relevant updates on correspondence sent and responses received arising out of requests made by Committee and  ...  view the full minutes text for item HC215/21

HC216/21

Consultation List pdf icon PDF 126 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The report was presented for information and highlighted the consultation documents received by Council for Members to note.

 

The Committee

Recommended       that council note the content of this report.

 

HC217/21

Matters Arising from the Confidential Minutes of the Monthly Meeting of the Health and Community Committee held on Thursday 22 July 2021

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.

 

HC218/21

CCTV Monitoring Contract and Invitation to Tender

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.

 

HC219/21

Tender for Assessment of Noise from a Single Wind Turbine

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.

 

HC220/21

Proposed Lease of Portion of Car Park at Templemore Sports Complex for Use as Semi-Permanent Covid-19 Testing Unit

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.

 

HC221/21

Use of Foyle Arena, Limavady Road by Western Health and Social Care Trust for Covid-19 Vaccination Programme

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.

 

HC222/21

Derg Valley Leisure Centre - Report Attached

Minutes:

Member discussion of this item took place in Confidential Business.