Agenda item

Community Governance Review - results of first consultation and recommendations for second consultation, and update regarding Parliamentary Boundary Review

Report of Chief Executive

 

Purpose of report

 

To provide an update on the Community Governance Review (CGR), including the results of the first consultation period held earlier this year.

 

To consider the draft recommendations of the CGR Working Group that will form the basis of the second consultation phase which will start on 30 October 2017.

 

To provide a further update regarding the next stages of the Parliamentary Boundary Review. 

 

Recommendations

             

Council is recommended to approve the following:

 

 1.1        Consultation on the boundary between Towcester and Paulerspury being moved as shown in appendix 3.

 

1.2      Consultation on the boundary between Brackley and Evenley being moved as shown in appendix 4.

 

1.3      Consultation on the creation of a Brackley North ward at Town Council level, as shown in appendix 5.

 

1.4      Consultation on the name of Greatworth Parish Council being changed to Greatworth and Halse Parish Council.

 

1.5      Consultation on the number of Parish Councillors for King’s Sutton Parish Council being reduced from 15 to 11.

 

1.6      Authority being delegated to the Chief Executive to respond to the third consultation of the Parliamentary Boundary Review, in consultation with the CGR/Parliamentary Boundary Review Working Group.

 

Decision:

Resolved

 

(1)          That consultation on the boundary between Towcester and Paulerspury being moved as set out on the map in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(2)          That consultation on the boundary between Brackley and Evenley being moved as shown in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(3)          That consultation on the creation of a Brackley North ward at Town Council level as set out on the map in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(4)          That consultation on the name of Greatworth Parish Council being changed to Greatworth and Halse Parish Council be agreed.

 

(5)          That consultation on the number of Parish Councillors for King’s Sutton Parish Council being reduced from 15 to 11 be agreed.

 

(6)          That authority be delegated to the Chief Executive to respond to the third consultation of the Parliamentary Boundary Review, in consultation with the CGR/Parliamentary Boundary Review Working Group.

 

Minutes:

The Chief Executive submitted a report to provide an update on the Community Governance Review (CGR), including the results of the first consultation period held earlier this year, and to consider the draft recommendations of the CGR Working Group that would form the basis of the second consultation phase which would start on 30 October 2017.

 

The report also provided a further update regarding the next stages of the Parliamentary Boundary Review.

 

Resolved

 

(1)          That consultation on the boundary between Towcester and Paulerspury being moved as set out on the map in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(2)          That consultation on the boundary between Brackley and Evenley being moved as shown in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(3)          That consultation on the creation of a Brackley North ward at Town Council level as set out on the map in the annex to the Minutes (as set out in the Minute Book) be agreed.

 

(4)          That consultation on the name of Greatworth Parish Council being changed to Greatworth and Halse Parish Council be agreed.

 

(5)          That consultation on the number of Parish Councillors for King’s Sutton Parish Council being reduced from 15 to 11 be agreed.

 

(6)          That authority be delegated to the Chief Executive to respond to the third consultation of the Parliamentary Boundary Review, in consultation with the CGR/Parliamentary Boundary Review Working Group.

 

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