Inner South Community Committee - Monday, 1st July, 2024 2.00 pm

Venue: St Andrews Methodist Church, 10 Cardinal Rd, Beeston, LS11 8AL

Contact: Governance Services 

No. Item


Appeals Against Refusal of Inspection of Documents

To consider any appeals in accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2 of the Access to Information Procedure Rules (in the event of an Appeal the press and public will be excluded). (*In accordance with Procedure Rule 15.2, written notice of an appeal must be received by the Head of Governance Services at least 24 hours before the meeting)


Exempt Information - Possible Exclusion of the Press and Public

1 To highlight reports or appendices which officers have identified as containing exempt information, and where officers consider that the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information, for the reasons outlined in the report.


2 To consider whether or not to accept the officers recommendation in respect of the above information.


3 If so, to formally pass the following resolution:-


RESOLVED – That the press and public be excluded from the meeting during consideration of the following parts of the agenda designated as containing exempt information on the grounds that it is likely, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, that if members of the press and public were present there would be disclosure to them of

exempt information, as follows:


Late Items

To identify items which have been admitted to the agenda by the Chair for consideration (The special circumstances shall be specified in the minutes)


Declaration of Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any interests in accordance with Leeds City Council’s ‘Councillor Code of Conduct’.


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence.


Minutes - 28th of February 2024 pdf icon PDF 321 KB

To receive the minutes of the previous meeting held on 28th of February 2024, for approval as a correct record.


Open Forum

In accordance with Paragraphs 4.16 and 4.17 of the Community Committee Procedure Rules, at the discretion of the Chair a period of up to 10 minutes may be allocated at each ordinary meeting for members of the public to make representations or to ask questions on matters within the terms of reference of the Community Committee. This period of time may be extended at the discretion of the Chair. No member of the public shall speak for more than three minutes in the Open Forum, except by permission of the Chair.


Council Housing Growth pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Council Housing Growth which provides the Inner South Community Committee with a service update for Council Housing Growth.



Leeds Streets for All pdf icon PDF 118 KB

To consider the report of the Chief Officer Highways and Transportation which briefs Ward Members on the Leeds Streets for All campaign which will now go live in September.



Housing Adaptations pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To receive the report of the Head of Health & Housing which provides the Inner South Community Committee with an update on the work of the Health & Housing Service in the Inner South Wards and around the whole city.


Inner South Community Committee - Finance Report pdf icon PDF 314 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Locality Partnerships which provides an update on the budget position for the Wellbeing Fund, Youth Activity Fund Capital Budget, as well as the Community Infrastructure Levy budget for 2024/25.


Inner South Community Committee - Update Report pdf icon PDF 462 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Locality Partnerships providing an overall update on the work that the Communities Team is engaged in, based on priorities identified by the Community Committee. It also provides opportunities to request further information on a particular issue.

Additional documents:


Community Committee Youth Summit/Youth Activity Fund Consultation Report pdf icon PDF 310 KB

To consider the report of the Head of Locality Partnerships which provides an update on the Community Committee Youth Summit and the Youth Activity Fund Consultation. The report also seeks agreement that consultation with young people, conducted via the Youth Summit and Youth Activity Fund survey, will inform the Youth Activity Fund spend for the 2024/25 financial year.

Additional documents:


Community Committee Appointments 2024/2025 pdf icon PDF 496 KB

To consider the report of the City Solicitor which notes the appointment of Councillor Iqbal as Chair of the Inner South Community Committee for 2024/25 as agreed at the recent Annual Council Meeting, and also invites the Committee to make appointments to those positions detailed in the report and its appendices.

Additional documents:


Date and Time of the Next Meeting

To note the date and time of the next meeting as the 4th of September 2024 at 1:30pm.

Third Party Recording

Recording of this meeting is allowed to enable those not present to see or hear the proceedings either as they take place (or later) and to enable the reporting of those proceedings.  A copy of the recording protocol is available from the contacts on the front of this agenda.


Use of Recordings by Third Parties – code of practice


a)  Any published recording should be accompanied by a statement of when and where the recording was made, the context of the discussion that took place, and a clear identification of the main speakers and their role or title.

b)  Those making recordings must not edit the recording in a way that could lead to misinterpretation or misrepresentation of the proceedings or comments made by attendees.  In particular there should be no internal editing of published extracts; recordings may start at any point and end at any point but the material between those points must be complete.