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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MINUTES OF Environment Committee Meeting of the Council of the City of Randwick HELD ON

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 AT 6:06pm

 

Present:

The Mayor, Councillor T Seng (Central Ward)

 

Central Ward                                    -       Councillors A Andrews & G Stevenson

 

North Ward                                       -      Councillors K Neilson

                                                                     

East Ward                                                -       Councillors T Bowen, M Matson

(Chairperson) & B Roberts

 

West Ward                                        -       Councillors G Moore, S Nash & H Stavrinos

 

South Ward                                      -       Councillors R Belleli & P Garcia

                                                                

Officers present:

General Manager                                              Mr R Brownlee

Director City Services                                       Mr J Frangoples

Director City Planning                                       Ms S Truuvert

Director Governance & Financial Services           Mr J Smith

Senior Administrative Coordinator                     Ms J Hartshorn

Manager Sustainability                                     Mr P Maganov

Communications Manager                                 Mr J Hay

Economic Development Officer                          Ms S Williamson

 

The meeting was adjourned at 6.06pm and was resumed at 9.06pm.

 

Apologies/Granting of Leave of Absences 

 

Apologies were received from Cr D’Souza, Cr Shurey and Cr Smith.

 

RESOLVED: (Garcia/Moore) that the apologies received from Cr D’Souza, Cr Shurey and Cr Smith be accepted and leave of absences from the meeting be granted.

 

Confirmation of the Minutes

 

Confirmation of the Minutes of the Environment Committee Meeting held on Tuesday 10 March 2015

EN4/15

RESOLUTION: (Garcia/Moore) that the Minutes of the Environment Committee Meeting held on Tuesday 10 March 2015 (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.

 

Environment Reports

 

E3/15      Environment Report - National Garage Sale Trail 2014 results for Randwick (F2008/00413)

EN5/15

RESOLUTION: (Moore/Stavrinos) that Council approves Randwick’s participation in the 2015 National Garage Sale with the $10,000 allocated from the waste education budget of the waste levy.

 

MOTION: (Moore/Stavrinos) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

 

 

 

E4/15      Environment Report - Chemical CleanOut (F2008/00413)

EN6/15

RESOLUTION: (Garcia/Moore) that:

 

a)     Council note  that 53,000kgs of household chemicals were collected from more than 1400 residents over the two clean up events in 2014.

 

b)     Council note dates of the 2015 Chemical CleanOut collections in Randwick are scheduled for 2 May and 26 September 2015.

 

c)     given the popularity of these events, consideration be given to scheduling more than two Chemical CleanOut events per year.

 

MOTION: (Garcia/Moore) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

 

 

 

E5/15      Environment Report - Randwick Council's 'Green' calendar of events, 2015 (F2004/08350)

EN7/15

RESOLUTION: (Moore/Stavrinos) that:

 

a)        Council notes and endorses the ‘green’ calendar of sustainability events and activities for 2015.

 

b)       consideration be given to further extending the offer of free mulch to residents.

 

MOTION: (Moore/Stavrinos) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

  

Notice of Rescission Motions

Nil.

 

 

The meeting closed at 9.08pm.

 

 

The minutes of this meeting were confirmed at the Environment Committee Meeting of the Council of the City of Randwick held on Tuesday, 12 May 2015.

 

 

 

 

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CHAIRPERSON