Agenda

Environment and Transport Overview and Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 6 June 2019 2.00 pm

Venue: Sparkenhoe Committee Room, County Hall, Glenfield

Contact: Miss C Tuohy (0116 305 5483).  Email: cat.tuohy@leics.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

Webcast.

A webcast of the meeting can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWFpwBLs6MnUzG0WjejrQtQ

 

1.

Appointment of Chairman.

To note that Mr. A. E. Pearson CC was nominated as Chairman elect to the Environment and Transport Overview and Scrutiny Committee at the Annual Meeting of the County Council held on May 15th 2019.

2.

Election of Deputy Chairman.

3.

Minutes. pdf icon PDF 389 KB

4.

Question Time.

5.

Questions asked by members.

6.

Urgent Items.

7.

Declarations of interest.

8.

Declarations of the Party Whip.

9.

Presentation of Petitions under Standing Order 36.

Save the 159 Bus and stop cuts to the 153 Bus.

 

A petition is to be presented by Mr Crooks CC, signed by 1303 local residents, in the following terms:

 

“We the undersigned call for the 159 Bus Service to be kept it’s a vital service for residents living in many Leicestershire towns and villages and we call for cuts to the 153 service to be dropped.

 

 

Pedestrian Crossing outside the Primary School on Dragon Lane, Newbold Verdon.

 

A petition is to be presented, signed by 710 local residents, in the following terms:

 

“We the undersigned Petition Leicestershire County Council to install a Pedestrian Crossing outside the Primary School on Dragon Lane, Newbold Verdon.”

10.

Response to Petition: Request for the Speed Reduction of the B581 Station Road pdf icon PDF 515 KB

11.

Response to Petition: Requesting Action on Road Safety Grounds Covering Roads in Queniborough pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Additional documents:

12.

A5 - Watling Street Bridge Strikes, Hinckley pdf icon PDF 478 KB

There will be presentations from Highways England and Network Rail for this item.

Additional documents:

13.

North and East Melton Mowbray Distributor Road - Planning Application pdf icon PDF 362 KB

14.

Potential Transfer of Part of the Ashby Canal pdf icon PDF 152 KB

Additional documents:

15.

Clean Air Strategy 2019 pdf icon PDF 625 KB

Additional documents:

16.

Dates of Future Meetings.

Future meetings of the Environment and Transport Overview and Scrutiny Committee will be held at 2.00pm on the following dates:-

 

5 September 2019

7 November 2019

16 January 2020

5 March 2020

4 June 2020

3 September 2020

5 November 2020

17.

Any other items which the Chairman has decided to take as urgent.