Inner East Community Committee
Wednesday, 20th March, 2019 6.00 pm

Venue: Compton Centre Community Hub, Harehills Lane, LS9 7BG

Contact: Natasha Prosser 0113 3788021 

No. Item


Chairs Opening Remarks


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)


Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

To disclose or draw attention to any disclosable pecuniary interests for the purposes of Section 31 of the Localism Act 2011 and paragraphs 13-18 of the Members’ Code of Conduct. 


Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence


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


Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 225 KB

To confirm as a correct record the minutes of the previous meeting held 4th December 2018.



Matters Arising

To note any matters arising from the minutes


Dates, Times and Venues of Inner East Community Committee Meetings 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 457 KB

To consider the report of the City Solicitor seeking approval of a proposed schedule of dates and times for Inner East Community Committee meetings during the 2019/20 Municipal Year. The report asks Members to consider venues.


(Report attached)



LASBT Review Update Report pdf icon PDF 577 KB

To consider the report of the Leeds Anti-Social Behaviour Team (LASBT) which provides the Community Committee with an update on the review of the service.


(Report attached)



Target Ward Update Report pdf icon PDF 400 KB

To consider the report of the Area Leader which provides an update on recent progress, emerging issues and areas for further development in relation to Target Ward and the Priority Neighbourhoods across all Inner East wards.


(Report attached)


Additional documents:


Area Update Report pdf icon PDF 462 KB

To consider the report of the Area Leader which provides an update on the work programme of the Inner East Community Committee and the Communities Team, including recent successes, current challenges and on-going pieces of work in the area.


(Report attached)


Additional documents:


Finance Report pdf icon PDF 406 KB

To consider the report of the Area Leader which provides an update on the 2019/20 wellbeing budget, including details of any new projects for consideration. The report also details decisions taken by delegated authority since the last Community Committee meeting.


(Report attached)


Additional documents:


Community Comment

To receive any feedback or comments from members of the public on the reports presented to this Community Committee meeting.


 A time limit for this session has been set at 10 minutes.


Due to the number and nature of comments it will not be possible to provide responses immediately at the meeting; however, members of the public shall receive a formal response within 14 working days.


If the Community Committee runs out of time, comments and feedback on the reports may be submitted in writing at the meeting or by email (contact details on agenda front sheet).



Date and Time of next meeting

To note the date and time of the next formal meeting is proposed as Wednesday, 19th June at 6.00pm.


map of venue pdf icon PDF 303 KB

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 named 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.