An all year round night shelter for rough sleepers, protecting services to help people affected by domestic violence and improving the city’s cycling network are among budget proposals for the financial year ahead.
Cllr Tracey Hill becomes Chair of Housing & New Homes Committee, Cllr Nancy Platts appointed Chair of the Procurement Advisory Board, no other changes made to Leader, Deputy Leader, Chairs of Committees and Lead Member roles.
A review looking at the remit and workload of the various council committees has resulted in a proposal to create a new committee by merging the Neighbourhoods, Inclusion, Communities & Equalities (NICE) and Tourism, Development & Culture (TDC) committees.
The council supports the right to protest at the planned climate change event in the city on Friday 20 September. Councillors discussed the issues with representatives from the event organisers at a meeting today.