Committee/Body details

Environment and Transport Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Purpose of committee

The Committee scrutinises the executive functions of the County Council in respect of the Environment and Transport Department, which relate to waste and recycling; public transport; and roads and road safety. Further information on the role of Overview and Scrutiny bodies can be found here.

The Committee will act the Council’s ‘Flood Risk Management Committee and monitor the performance and activities of the Flood Risk Management Board in accordance with Section 9FH of Schedule 2 of the Localism Act 2011.

The Committee will also monitor the performance and activities of the Environment Board and any other partnerships as appropriate that are associated with the executive functions outlined above.

 

All meetings of the Committee are broadcast live online, an archive of which can be found here: http://council.webcast.vualto.com/leicestershire-county-council/home.

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Anna Poole (Tel. 0116 305 0381). Email: anna.poole@leics.gov.uk