Agenda

Derry City and Strabane District Council
Thursday 29 September 2016 4.00 pm

Venue: Guildhall, Derry. View directions

Media

Items
No. Item

1.

Notice and Summons of Meeting

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Webcasting Notice

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3.

Apologies

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4.

Declarations of Members' Interests

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Chairperson's Business

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Open for Decision

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Confirmation of the Open Minutes of the Meeting of the Derry City and Strabane District Council held on 21 July 2016 pdf icon PDF 90 KB

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Special Meeting of Derry City and Strabane District Council held on 19 July 2016 pdf icon PDF 49 KB

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Special Meeting of Derry City and Strabane District Council held on 20 July 2016 pdf icon PDF 68 KB

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Matters Arising

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Adoption of the Open Minutes of the following Committees

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10a

Special Meeting of the Planning Committee held on the 21 July 2016 pdf icon PDF 59 KB

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10b

Monthly Governance and Strategic Planning Committee held on 6 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 109 KB

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10c

Monthly Planning Committee held on 7 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 99 KB

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10d

Monthly Business and Culture Committee held on 13 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 89 KB

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10e

Monthly Assurance, Audit and Risk Committee held on 14 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 50 KB

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11.

Monthly Environment and Regeneration Committee held on 14 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 87 KB

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11a

Monthly Health and Community Committee held on 15 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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11b

Planning Committee LDP held on the 19 September 2016 pdf icon PDF 94 KB

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Open for Information

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12.

Notices of Motion pdf icon PDF 50 KB

Councillor Jackson to Move:

 

That this Council affirms its support for the Palestinian people,

 

That this Council affirms its support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Campaign,

 

And that this Council investigates the most practical means of implementing this BDS Campaign.

 

Go ndearbhaíonn an Chomhairle seo a tacaíocht don phobal Palaistíeach,

 

Go ndearbhaíonn an Chomhairle seo a tacaíocht don Fheachtas um Bhaghcat, Dhi-infheistiú agus Smachtbhannaí,

 

Agus go n-imscrúdaíonn an Chomhairle seo na modhanna is praicitiúla chun an Feachtas seo a chur I gcrích.

 

Councillor Gallagher to Move:

 

That this Council explore every possible avenue to leasing a part of the disused Council owned site at Carricklee Strabane to the group Mourne Search and Rescue to allow them to launch their vital life-saving services from the River Finn.

 

Councillor Gallagher to Move:

 

That this Council calls on all retailers and vendors of newspapers within the District to request that they stop selling the tabloid The Sun.  Furthermore that we support the group called ‘Total Eclipse of the S*n’ in their endeavours to rid the district of this paper.

 

Alderman Devenney to Move:

 

That we as a Council support a road safety initiative being carried out in the Council area and that we write to the relevant Ministers within the NI Assembly requesting that the Departments lead and promote such an initiative.

 

Councillor Hassan to Move:

 

That in support of the Motion passed by the Assembly calling on the Minister for Communities to bring forward a replacement to the Housing Selection Scheme that insures a fair and more transparent system of assessing housing need.

 

This Council calls on the Minister to bring forward the required regulation/legislation to give effect to this Motion without undue delay.

 

Ag tacú leis an rún a ritheadh ag an a tionól ag glaoch ar an Aire Pobal athsholáthar ar an Scéin um Roghnú Títhíochta a thabhairt chun tosaigh a chinnteoidh córas níos cothroime agus níos trédhearcaí chun riachtanais títhíochta a mheasúnú.

 

Glaonn an Chomhairle seo ar an Aire an

Rialúchán/reachtaíocht a thabhairt chun tosaigh chun an rún

Seo a chur í bhfeidhn gan moill nach cuí.

 

Councillor Reilly to Move:

 

That this Council supports the nine recommendations in the "WHERE NEXT FOR CANCER SERVICES IN NORTHERN IRELAND?" report published this month by Cancer Research UK


That this Council also notes that earlier this year Macmillan NI also called for the Northern Ireland Assembly to “implement the reviewed Cancer Services Framework and deliver high quality, person-centred care to everyone facing a cancer diagnosis.”


and therefore this Council calls on the Health Minister to act on these calls to improve the drugs available to cancer patients, the services available to them and the health outcomes experienced by those with a cancer diagnosis across Northern Ireland.

 

Councillor Donnelly to Move:

 

That this Council acknowledges the long standing support provided by the Quaker Service to the  families of prisoners form the is Council District and that Council write to Quaker Service to  ...  view the full agenda text for item 12.

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Responses to Motions pdf icon PDF 30 KB

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Resolutions from Other Councils pdf icon PDF 23 KB

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Correspondence - Northland's Centre pdf icon PDF 24 KB

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Seal pdf icon PDF 29 KB

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