To consider the Corporate Plan Delivery Plan 2019/20 Quarter 2 Progress Update.
The Leader of the Council gave a summary of the report, which set out progress against the Corporate Plan Delivery Plan between July and September (Q2); although it provided more recent update where progress since the end of September had been significant.
Councillor Dean declared a non-pecuniary personal interest as his wife was the Chair of the Stansted Day Centre Management Committee.
In response to a question from Councillor Dean, the Portfolio Holder for Council and Public Services said she would look into the lack of response from the District Council to the Stansted Day Centre.
In response to a question from Councillor Dean, the Leader of the Council said the Council was committed to the continuation and enhancement of the day centre service.
In response to a question from Councillor Dean, the Portfolio Holder for Housing; Communities, Youth and Health confirmed she intended to look into borrowing money and being innovative with it.
In response to a question from Councillor Dean, the Chief Executive said thatbids had been submitted to the North Essex Parking Partnership for funding for improvements to car parks in Stansted Mountfitchet and would be discussed by their board in December 2019, as opposed to December 2020 as stated on page 11 of the agenda pack.
The Leader confirmed that portfolio holders’ priorities had been finalised and supplied to officers.