Manchester City Council

Agenda

Agenda

Communities and Equalities Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 5th September, 2019 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Antechamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension

Contact: Rachel McKeon 

Webcast: View the webcast

Items
No. Item

1.

Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.

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2.

Appeals

To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.

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3.

Interests

To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.

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4.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 151 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 18 July 2019.

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5.

Peterloo Memorial Design pdf icon PDF 336 KB

Report of the Director of Strategic Development

 

This report provides an update on the implementation of the Peterloo Memorial, and progress on the work undertaken to determine the most appropriate solution to ensure it is fully accessible.

 

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6.

Manchester's Language Diversity pdf icon PDF 133 KB

Report of the City Solicitor

 

This report provides an overview of language diversity in Manchester, and particularly considers work undertaken by the Council to recognise, respond to and celebrate this aspect of the City’s diversity. It also considers how this work can be continued and strengthened in future.

 

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7.

Review of Advice Services in Manchester Task and Finish Group pdf icon PDF 108 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit

 

This report provides the Committee with the draft terms of reference and work programme for the Review of Advice Services in Manchester Task and Finish Group. The Committee is asked to agree the terms of reference, work programme and membership of the Task and Finish Group.

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8.

Our Manchester Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) Fund pdf icon PDF 213 KB

Report of the Director of Policy, Performance and Reform

 

This report provides an update on the Our Manchester Voluntary and Community Sector fund and the ongoing programme of work being delivered by the Programme Team, Our Manchester Funds.

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9.

Overview Report pdf icon PDF 325 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit

 

This report provides the Committee with details of key decisions that fall within the Committee’s remit and an update on actions resulting from the Committee’s recommendations. The report also includes the Committee’s work programme, which the Committee is asked to amend as appropriate and agree.

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