His Worship the Mayor, Cr T. Seng (Central Ward) (In the Chair)
North Ward - Crs J. Kenny & M. Woodsmith
West Ward - Cr J. Procopiadis
East Ward - Cr M. Matson
Central Ward Cr A. Andrews (Deputy Chairperson) (from 5.45 p.m.)
General Manager Mr. R. Brownlee.
Director, City Services Mr. J. Frangoples.
Director, City Planning Ms. S. Truuvert.
Director, Governance & Financial Services Mr. G. Banting.
Manager Administrative Services Mr. D. Kelly.
Communications Manager Ms. D. Brien.
Manager, Library & Community Services Ms. J. Jarvis.
1A. LEAVE OF ABSENCE.
Leave of Absence had previously been granted to Cr Tracey, see Minute No. 348/2005.
CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE COMMUNITY SERVICES COMMITTEE MEETING HELD ON TUESDAY, 13TH SEPTEMBER, 2005.
C20 RESOLUTION: (Matson/Woodsmith) that the Minutes of the Meeting of the Community Services Committee held on Tuesday, 13th September, 2005 (copies of which were circulated to all Councillors) be and are hereby confirmed as a correct record of the proceedings of that meeting.
3. DECLARATION OF PECUNIARY & NON-PECUNIARY INTERESTS
4. ADDRESSES TO COMMITTEE BY THE PUBLIC.
5. COMMUNITY SERVICES.
(a) Council adopt the Refugee Council of Australia’s Refugee Welcome Zone initiative and sign a declaration to read:
“This declaration is a commitment in spirit to welcoming refugees into our community, upholding the human rights of refugees, demonstrating compassion for refugees and enhancing cultural and religious diversity in our community”.
(b) the declaration certificate to be displayed in Council’s Customer Service Centre; and
(c) Council display a street banner on the Bowen Library and Community Centre building during Refugee Week.
MOTION: (Matson/Procopiadis) CARRIED – SEE RESOLUTION.
5.2 DIRECTOR, CITY PLANNING REPORT 66/2005 - CHILDREN'S WEEK 2005. (F2004/07700)
C22 RESOLUTION: (Woodsmith/Procopiadis) that Council endorse the proposed activities planned for Children’s Week 2005 in Randwick City.
MOTION: (Woodsmith/Procopiadis) CARRIED – SEE RESOLUTION.
6.1 DIRECTOR, CITY SERVICES' REPORT 114/2005 - LOCAL HISTORY INDEX CONVERSION. (F2004/08383)
C23 RESOLUTION: (Procopiadis/Matson) that the Director, City Services' Report 114/2005 on the Local History index conversion be noted.
MOTION: (Procopiadis/Matson) CARRIED – SEE RESOLUTION.
7. GENERAL BUSINESS.
8. NOTICE OF RESCISSION MOTIONS.
The meeting closed at 5.46 p.m.