Agenda and minutes
Regeneration Committee
Wednesday 5 September 2018 2.00 pm

Venue: Chamber, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. View directions

Contact: Teresa Young, Senior Committee Officer; Telephone: 020 7983 6559; email:  [email protected] 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Chairman's Announcements

To receive any apologies and any announcements from the Chairman.

Minutes:

1.1  There were no apologies for absence.

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 84 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

Contact:  Teresa Young, [email protected] 020 7983 6559

 

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)   Note the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, as disclosable pecuniary interests;

 

(b)   Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any disclosable pecuniary interests in specific items listed on the agenda and the necessary action taken by the Member(s) regarding withdrawal following such declaration(s); and

 

(c)    Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any other interests deemed to be relevant (including any interests arising from gifts and hospitality received which are not at the time of the meeting reflected on the Authority’s register of gifts and hospitality, and noting also the advice from the GLA’s Monitoring Officer set out at Agenda Item 2) and to note any necessary action taken by the Member(s) following such declaration(s).

Minutes:

2.1  Resolved:

 

That the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 96 KB

The Committee is recommended to confirm the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 4 July 2018 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the Regeneration Committee meeting held on 4 July 2018 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

4.

Summary List of Actions pdf icon PDF 74 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Teresa Young, [email protected] 020 7983 6559

 

The Committee is recommended to note the completed and outstanding actions arising from previous meetings of the Committee.

Minutes:

4.1  Resolved:

 

That the completed and ongoing actions arising from previous meetings of the Committee be noted.

5.

Social Regeneration of Neighbourhoods pdf icon PDF 73 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Riina Heinonen, [email protected]; 020 7983 4510

 

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Agree the areas for consideration as set out in paragraph 4.1 of the report and note this report as background to the discussion with invited guests regarding the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and to note the subsequent discussion; and

 

(b)  Delegate authority to the Chairman, in consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree any output from the Committee’s meeting on the social regeneration of neighbourhoods in North Kensington and any additional activity to support the Committee’s scrutiny investigation of the social regeneration of neighbourhoods.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat as

background to a discussion with the invited guests on the social regeneration of neighbourhoods, in particular, North Kensington.

 

5.2  The Chair welcomed the following invited guests to the meeting:

·  Councillor Kim Taylor-Smith, Deputy Leader, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea;

·  Doug Goldring, Director of Housing Management, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea;

·  James Caspell, Neighbourhood Director for Lancaster West, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea; and

·  Louise Duggan, Area Manager, North West Regeneration Team, Greater London Authority.

 

5.3  A transcript of the discussion is attached at Appendix 1.

 

5.4  During the course of the discussion, the Director of Housing Management, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, undertook to provide a copy of the Recovery Plan once it had been finalised.

 

5.5  At the end of the discussion, the Chair thanked the guests for their attendance and helpful contributions to the meeting.

 

5.6  Resolved:

 

(a)  That the areas for consideration as set out in paragraph 4.1 of the report be agreed and the report as background to the discussion with invited guests regarding the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and the subsequent discussion be noted; and

 

(b)  That  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

Regeneration Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 76 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Riina Heinonen, [email protected]; 020 7983 4510

 

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Agree its updated its work programme as set out in the report.

 

(b)  Note the action taken by the Chairman, following consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the use of the meeting slot on 5 September 2018 for a scrutiny review of the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and that in advance of that meeting, the Chairman and Deputy Chair attended a site visit to Curve Community Centre on 21 August 2018.

 

(c)  Delegate authority to the Chairman, in consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the terms or reference and scope for the Committee’s scrutiny review of the barriers to employment experienced by young Londoners and any other activity to support that review.

 

(d)  Agree to use its meeting slot on 6 November 2018 for a site visit to support the Committee’s scrutiny review of the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and that authority be delegated to the Chairman, in consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the arrangements for that site visit.

 

(e)  Note that as part of its scrutiny review of the regeneration of the Royal Docks, the  ...  view the full agenda text for item 6.

Minutes:

6.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

 

6.2  Resolved:

 

(a)  That the Regeneration Committee’s updated work programme, as set out in the report, be agreed.

 

(b)  That the action taken by the Chairman, following consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the use of the meeting slot on 5 September 2018 for a scrutiny review of the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and that in advance of that meeting, the Chairman and Deputy Chair attended a site visit to Curve Community Centre on 21 August 2018, be noted.

 

(c)  That authority be delegated to the Chairman, in consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the terms or reference and scope for the Committee’s scrutiny review of the barriers to employment experienced by young Londoners and any other activity to support that review.

 

(d)  That the Committee’s meeting slot on 6 November 2018 be used for a site visit to support the Committee’s scrutiny review of the social regeneration of neighbourhoods and that authority be delegated to the Chairman, in consultation with the Deputy Chair, to agree the arrangements for that site visit.

 

(e)  That it be noted that as part of its scrutiny review of the  ...  view the full minutes text for item 6.

7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Regeneration Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, 10 October 2018 at 10am in the Chamber, City Hall.

Minutes:

7.1  The date of the next meeting was scheduled for Wednesday, 10 October 2018 at 10am in the Chamber, City Hall.

8.

Any Other Business the Chairman Considers Urgent

Minutes:

8.1  There was no other business the Chair considered urgent.

9.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

9.1  The meeting ended at 3.20pm.