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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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 October 2016 AT 6:04pm

 

Present:

The Mayor Councillor N D’Souza (South Ward)

 

North Ward                                               -    Councillors K Neilson, L Shurey (Chairperson)

                                                                      & K Smith

                                                               

East Ward                                                 -    Councillors T Bowen, M Matson (Deputy Chairperson) & B Roberts

 

South Ward                                              -    Councillors R Belleli & P Garcia

 

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

 

Central Ward                                            -    Councillors A Andrews, T Seng &

                                                                      G Stevenson

Officers present:

General Manager                                                 Mr R Brownlee

Director City Services                                          Mr J Frangoples

Acting Director City Planning                               Mr K Kyriacou

Director Governance & Financial Services             Mr J Smith

Senior Administrative Coordinator                        Ms J Hartshorn

Communications Manager                                    Mr J Hay

Executive Manager                                             Mr L Fitzgerald

 

The meeting was adjourned at 6.04pm and was resumed at 11.45pm.

 

Apologies/Granting of Leave of Absences 

 

Nil.

 

Confirmation of the Minutes

 

Confirmation of the Minutes of the Community Services Committee held on Tuesday 9 AUGUST 2016

CS10/16

RESOLUTION: (Garcia/Matson) that the Minutes of the Community Services Committee held on Tuesday 9 August 2016 (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

 

UB12/16 Cr Murray Matson - Request for consideration of Urgent Business - Advise local MP's of Council support for marriage equality legislation

 

 

CS11/16

The Chairperson accepted the motion as a matter of urgency.

 

RESOLUTION: (Matson/Nash) that Council responds to today’s news that the Federal Labor caucus has resolved not to support the Prime Minister’s proposed marriage equality plebiscite by writing to the local federal MP’s for Kingsford-Smith, Sydney and Wentworth advising that Council considers that the only option now possible to achieve equality for all our residents would be to support legislation on behalf of gay and lesbian residents of Sydney’s eastern suburbs.

 

MOTION: (Matson/Nash) CARRIED - SEE RESOLUTION.

 

Community Services Reports

 

C6/16      Community Services Report - Vacation Care Partnership - Kooloora Community Centre (F2004/07695)

CS12/16

RESOLUTION: (Garcia/Matson) that Council:

 

1.     Continue funding the Vacation Care program by providing $42,000 to Kooloora Community Centre to implement the program at Kooloora;

 

2.     Provide $6,200 to Kooloora Community Centre for cleaning;

 

3.   Authorise the General Manager to enter into a 5 year Memorandum of Understanding between Kooloora Community Centre and Randwick City Council to provide nine weeks of Vacation Care programs;

 

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

 

 

 

C7/16      Community Services Report - Advisory Committee Minutes. (F2006/00216)

CS13/16

RESOLUTION: (Matson/Stavrinos) that the Council acknowledges and accepts the minutes of the Access Advisory Committee – July 2016, the Multicultural Advisory Committee – July 2016, and the Older Persons Advisory Committee – July 2016.

 

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

 

Library Reports

Nil.

 

 

Notice of Rescission Motions

Nil. 

 

The meeting closed at 11.49pm.

 

 

The minutes of this meeting were confirmed at the Community Services Committee Meeting of the Council of the City of Randwick held on Tuesday, 8 November 2016.

 

 

 

 

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CHAIRPERSON