Finance and General Purposes Committee – 11/01/2021
SHREWSBURY TOWN COUNCIL
To Members of the Finance & General Purposes Committee
Councillors P Adams, Mrs G Burgess, Mrs H Fraser, Ms J Mackenzie, Mrs P Moseley, A Mosley, A Phillips & D Vasmer
Cc All other members of the Council for information
You are hereby summoned to attend the meeting of the Town Council’s Finance & General Purposes Committee scheduled to take place on Monday 11 January 2021 at 6.00pm via Microsoft Teams in order to transact the following business
Meeting Agenda Items
1APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive and accept apologies for absence
2DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
To receive Declarations of Interest in accordance with the Code of Conduct.
3MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING
To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 7 December 2020
4MATTERS ARISING FROM THE PREVIOUS MEETING
To approve the payments schedules for the period 28 November 2020 – 31 December 2020
To receive an update on progress on the development of the website
7COMBINED SEWER OUTFLOWS
Further to the last Finance & General Purpose Committee Meeting, Pete Lambert (River Projects Manager – Shropshire Wildlife Trust) shall report on his work in relation to Combined Sewer Outflows
(i) To consider a revenue budget for the 2021/22 financial year for recommendation to Full Council on 25th January 2021
In considering the revenue budget the Town Clerk/RFO shall report on the following
(a) The forecast out-turn for the 2020/21 financial year;
(b) The Taxbase for Shrewsbury required to calculate Precept;
(c) The proposed Fees & Charges for the 2021/22 financial year (approved by both the Rereation & Leisure Committee and the Finance
(d) The capital programme for 2021/22 and any allocation from revenue budget and/or existing reserves;
(ii) To consider the precept for 2021/22 for recommendation to Full Council meeting on 25th January 2021.
9GREENFIELDS RECREATION GROUND
(i) To note the outcome of the Approved Judgment from The Court of Appeal between the Queen on the application of Peter Day and Shropshire
Council along with Shrewsbury Town Council and CSE Development (Shropshire) Ltd (interested parties).
(ii) To note an update on the publication of the Independent Investigation into the sale of Greenfields Recreation Ground by Michael Redfern QC.