Scarcroft Village Leeds
Scarcroft Village Leeds

SCARCROFT PARISH COUNCIL

Minutes of the Meeting of the Council held on Monday 17TH July 2017

at the Village Hall, Scarcroft at 8.00pm

PRESENT:       Councillors: B Murray (Chair), P Campbell, P Swain, P Thompson, J Wright, A Marshall,

R Middleton

                                               

 IN ATTENDANCE:      G P Carter (Clerk)

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PUBLIC REPRESENTATIONS

None made

 

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APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

Apologies were received from Cllr E Goodall, R Angus

 

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DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST AND CONSIDERATION OF DISPENSATIONS

None made

 

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POLICE

A written report was received. There had been 2 reported crimes in June, 1 x horse feed from stables, 1 x theft from a vehicle.

 

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TO CONSIDER APPROVAL of MINUTES of the MEETING held on Monday 19th June 2017 at 8.00pm

Minutes approved and signed as a true record by the Chairman

 

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PLANNING

  1. 17/04189/FU Bracken Edge   24 Syke Lane and
  2.  b. 17/04185/FU 26 Syke Lane

in both applications the parish council noted the concerns of neighbours about the size of the development of the properties dominating existing properties.

 

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ORGANISATIONAL MATTERS

  1. Resolved to respond to Leeds Core Strategy Selective Review, comments agreed.
  2. Playground formal opening – resolved to defer discussion to next meeting.

 

Clerk

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FINANCE 

  1. Resolved to pay accounts presented

G P CarterSalary Clerk July£485.35

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C&C LtdPlayground works£4683.00

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M H ThewlisPayroll fees£30.00

G P CarterSalary Clerk Aug£485.35

C&C LtdPlayground works£1950.00

C&C LtdPlayground works£3792.00

 

  1. Receipts noted
  2. Balances noted

 

  

 

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DEVELOPMENT GROUP

  1. Playground
  1.  Resolved to erect ‘Keep Out’ signs as persons unknown had entered the site and trampled on the newly sown grass seed. It is essential that the grass is left undisturbed, and walking over it will delay the opening.
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iv. Resolved to ask for advice about signage from LCC.

v. Resolved to obtain a safety inspection of playground before opening to public.

vi. Resolved to obtain quotes to repair damaged fence adjacent to playground.

b. NDP

        i. Consultation started 17.7.17, copies of plans delivered to all households,              website updated and links to documents put on.

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BM

 

 

 

Clerk

Clerk

Clerk/EG/RA

 

EG/RA

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VILLAGE MATTERS

  1. Resolved to respond to email re mobile fruit and vegetable sales, and advise that the enquirer could use public notice board in the village
  2. Grant application from Cricket Club – further information required

 

Clerk

 

Clerk

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NEXT MEETING 11.9.17 at 8.00pm

There being no further business, the meeting closed at 9.20pm. There will be no meeting in August.  

 

 

 

………………………………………………………………………….   Chair

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