Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber - Rochdale Town Hall

Contact: Elaine Newsome  01706 924793

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 107 KB

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Public Questions and Petitions

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Notices of Motion

    The Council is asked to consider the following two Motions that have been submitted in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 11:

     

    a.    Condemning Terrorism and Hate Crimes

     

    It will be moved by Councillor Zaheer and seconded by Councillor Emsley that:

     

    “This Council unequivocally condemns the recent terror attacks at the Manchester Arena, London Bridge and Borough Market and Finsbury Park.

     

    The aim of terror attacks is to cause devastation and to drive a wedge between communities

     

    The Council pays tribute to Greater Manchester Police and the Metropolitan Police and the emergency services for their hard work and dedication in dealing with these attacks.

     

    The Council also notes that hate crime has risen sharply over recent years and this is something we also condemn.

     

    To let distrust and hatred grow between our communities would be to let terrorists think they can win. We as a council and the wider community cannot let that happen.”

     

    b.    Homelessness

     

    It will be moved by Councillor Robinson and seconded by Councillor O’Rourke that:

     

    “The Council notes that, according to Crisis:

    • On average, homeless people die at just 47 years old.
    • People sleeping on the street are almost 17 times more likely to have been victims of violence. More than one in three people sleeping rough have been deliberately hit or kicked or experienced some other form of violence whilst homeless.
    • Homeless people are over nine times more likely to take their own life than the general population.

     

    The Council believes that homelessness needs urgent action in order to remedy it.

     

    The Council therefore resolves to:

     

    1)  Work with the Mayor of Greater Manchester to help achieve is aims of:

     

    • Building specialised supported accommodation for young people with access to education, volunteering and employment opportunities.
    • Expanding mental health and rehabilitation programmes across Greater Manchester, including re-building community mental health support, recovery-led accommodation and arts programmes.
    • Bringing empty properties back in to use for people threatened with becoming homeless.

     

    2) Continue to implement the youth homelessness actions agreed by Council at its meeting on 23/1/2013.”

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Decision of the Chief Executive under Special Urgency Provisions pdf icon PDF 96 KB

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Capital Programme, 2017/20 - Commercial Investment Fund pdf icon PDF 104 KB

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Members' Quarterly Reports pdf icon PDF 117 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Corporate and Resources pdf icon PDF 111 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Housing and Environment pdf icon PDF 144 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Business, Skills and Employment pdf icon PDF 91 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Children's Services pdf icon PDF 84 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Adult Care pdf icon PDF 79 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Planning and Development pdf icon PDF 92 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Health and Wellbeing pdf icon PDF 82 KB

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The Cabinet Member for Neighbourhoods, Community and Culture pdf icon PDF 123 KB

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The Chair of the Corporate Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 77 KB

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The Chair of the Health, Schools and Care Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 71 KB

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The Chair of the Communities, Regeneration and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee pdf icon PDF 81 KB

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Report of the Representative to the Armed/Reserve Forces pdf icon PDF 74 KB

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Report of a Representative to Greater Manchester Waste Disposal Authority pdf icon PDF 75 KB

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Report of a Representative to Transport for Greater Manchester pdf icon PDF 75 KB

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Update on the Greater Manchester Devolution Agreement pdf icon PDF 109 KB

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Greater Manchester Combined Authority pdf icon PDF 77 KB