THESE MINUTES ARE DRAFT UNTIL CONFIRMED AT THE NEXT MONTHLY MEETING OF THIS COUNCIL AND/OR COMMITTEE

 

MINUTES OF Community Services Committee of the

Council of the City of Randwick HELD ON

Tuesday, 11 June 2013 AT 6:27pm

 

Present:

The Mayor Councillor T Bowen (East Ward)

 

North Ward                                           -   Councillor K Smith

                                                         

East Ward                                            -   Councillors M Matson (Chairperson) &

                                                              B Roberts

 

South Ward                                          -   Councillors R Belleli, D’Souza & P Garcia

 

West Ward                                           -   Councillors G Moore & H Stavrinos

 

Central Ward                                        -   Councillors A Andrews, S Stevenson &

                                                              T Seng

 

Officers present:

General Manager                                             Mr R Brownlee

Director City Services                                      Mr J Frangoples

Director City Planning                                       Ms S Truuvert

Director Governance & Financial Services             Mr G Banting

Communications Manager                                  Mr J Hay

Senior Administrative Coordinator                       Ms J Hartshorn

 

 

 

The Meeting was adjourned at 6.27pm and was resumed at 9.01pm.

 

Apologies/Granting of Leave of Absences 

 

Apologies were received from Cr Nash, Neilson and Shurey.

 

RESOLVED: (Mayor, Cr Bowen/Andrews) that the apologies received from Cr Nash, Neilson and Shurey be accepted and leave of absences from the meeting be granted.

 

Confirmation of the Minutes

 

Confirmation of the Minutes of the Community Services Committee held on Tuesday 14 May 2013

CS13/13

RESOLUTION: (Stavrinos/Moore) that the Minutes of the Community Services Committee held on Tuesday 14 May 2013 (copies of which were circulated to all Councillors) be and are hereby confirmed as a correct record of the proceedings of that meeting.

Declarations of Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Interests

 

Nil.

 

Address of Council by Members of the Public  

Nil.

 

Urgent Business

Nil.

 

Community Services Reports

 

C9/13        Community Services Report - Developing Sister City Relationships with Local High Schools (F2012/00203)

CS14/13

RESOLUTION: (Andrews/Smith) that Council notes that local high schools prefers to engage with national and international student communities through the NSW Department of Education’s student exchange programs and through alternative internet technology such as Skype and other similar tele-conferencing portals.

 

MOTION: (Andrews/Smith) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

 

 

 

C10/13     Community Services Report - Update Youth Off The Streets South Maroubra and La Perouse Community Project (F2013/00220)

CS15/13

RESOLUTION: (Andrews/Roberts) that Council:

 

1.     Endorse the financial contribution to this worthwhile youth outreach program by making a donation equivalent to the Council rates payable, approximately $2,057.23, and

 

2.     Endorse the on-going support to YOTS staff by actively participating in projects, research and consultation activities based in Randwick City.

 

MOTION: (Andrews/Roberts) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

 

Library Reports

Nil.   

 

Notice of Rescission Motions

Nil.

 

 

The minutes of this meeting were confirmed at the Community Services Committee Meeting of the Council of the City of Randwick held on Tuesday, 9 July 2013.

 

 

The meeting closed at 9.08pm.

 

 

 

 

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CHAIRPERSON