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Meetings for Swinton Community Committee

DateTuesday 13 February 2007
Time6.00pm
LocationCommittee Room 4 , Salford Civic Centre , Chorley Road , Swinton

1. An electronic version of this agenda is available on the Salford City Council website : www.salford.gov.uk/council/councilpapers/accessall.htm <br><br>2. Large print copies of the papers contained in this agenda are available ; Members requiring such documents are asked to give notice in advance of the meeting .<br><br>3. Members attending this meeting with a personal interest in an item on the agenda must disclose the existence and nature of that interest and, if it is a prejudicial interest, withdraw from the meeting room during the discussion and voting on the item<br><br>4. Please turn off all mobile phones

Item Subject
1Staffing Arrangements

Interviews are being held in February for a new Neighbourhood Manager for the Swinton area. Pending an appointment being made cover will be provided by Angie Taylor , former Neighbourhood Manager for Little Hulton , and Tracey Jacobs, Community Development Worker .
Inspector Robert Findlow is to transfer to the Swinton GMP Sector as a successor for Inspector Hughes.
2Apologies for Absence
3Management of the Meeting

So as to make sure that sufficient time is allowed for all items to be discussed Members are asked to indicate , by show of hands , if they wish to raise any items of additional business towards the end of the meeting .
4Police Issues
5Minutes of the meeting held on 12th December, 2006
Minutes of the meeting held on 12th December, 2006
6Matters Arising
7Community Arts Officer

A six-month placement has been secured for a Community Arts Officer for the Swinton Area. Brian Raymond will introduce himself and outline proposals for the future.
8100th Anniversary of the Scouting Movement

Paul Brighouse, District Commissioner, together with a teenage Explorer Leader, will make a presentation on the activities of the Scouting Movement and it's relationship with the wider community.
9Outcome of consultation regarding Pedestrian Facilities - A6 Chorley Road/Manchester Road

A consultation exercise generated a positive response to a proposal to introduce pedestrian facilities on Chorley Road/Manchester Road. The response, whilst positive, was low and the opinions of Members on the enclosed proposals are now sought.
Copy of consultation regarding Pedestrian Facilities - A6 Chorley Road/Manchester Road pt 2
Consultation results
Copy of consultation regarding Pedestrian Facilities - A6 Chorley Road/Manchester Road pt1
Outcome of consultation regarding Pedestrian Facilities - A6 Chorley Road/Manchester Road
10Summer Programme , 2007

Although it is some time off the Committee is asked to consider the type of activities which (a) young people want and (b) groups can support or provide as part of the Summer Programme , 2007
11Budget Sub - Group.

(a)To consider any recommendations made by the Budget Sub Group on 30th January , 2007,

(b)To note the financial statement as at 15th February , 2007.
recommendations made by the Budget Sub Group on 30th January , 2007
financial statement as at 15th February , 2007
12Items for Information

(a)Enclosed are details of a Campaign which has been introduced to deal with the problem of off-road bikes being driven on the playing fields at Bolton Road.
(b)Enclosed are details of the Respect Programme which seeks to encourage local agencies and local people to work together to foster a society where people have more respect for one another and their communities
(c)The Minutes of the meeting of the SOSCA Steering Group held on 11th January , 2007, are enclosed
Respect Programme
Campaign to deal with the problem of off-road bikes
The Minutes of the meeting of the SOSCA Steering Group held on 11th January , 2007
13Good News Items

Members will be asked to highlight any matters raised at the meeting which they would like to publicise in the media .
14Any Other Business

(a) Community Representatives may raise any issues of concern to their area or group

(b) Ward Councillors may raise any item not already covered .

So as to ensure that decisions can be taken at the meeting Members are asked to notify items - especially costs - in advance on telephone 793-3008
15Date of Next Meeting : 6pm on Tuesday , 10th April, 2007
Contact officer Dave Cunningham
Title Senior Committee Administrator
Telephone (0161) 793 3008
Fax (0161) 793 3160
Email dave.cunningham@salford.gov.uk
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