Agenda

Annual Council Meeting, Council
Wednesday, 16th May, 2018 2.00 pm

Venue: Bury Town Hall

Contact: Leigh Webb  Democratic Services

Items
No. Item

1.

ELECTION OF CHAIR

The election of Chair is the first item of business to be transacted.  Members are asked to adjourn this item to enable it to be considered under Part 2 of the Proceedings.   

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members of the Council are requested to declare any interests which they have in any items or issues before the Council for determination.

3.

MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING pdf icon PDF 107 KB

To receive as read and approve as a correct record the Minutes of the Meeting of the Council held on 11 April 2018. (copy attached)

4.

MAYORAL COMMUNICATIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

To receive communications from the Mayor and any announcements by the Leader of the Council or the Chief Executive on matters of interest to the Council.

5.

ELECTION OF COUNCILLORS 2018

         To receive the following report from the Interim Chief Executive on the outcome of the Election of Councillors held on 3 May 2018 for each of the seventeen wards of the Metropolitan Borough:-

 

Ward

Councillor Elected

Ramsbottom

Kevin Thomas

North Manor

James Daly

Tottington

Iain Gartside

Elton

Martin Hayes

Moorside

Sandra Walmsley

East

Trevor Holt

Church

Susan Nuttall

Redvales

Tamoor Tariq

Unsworth

Mohammed Tahir Rafiq

Radcliffe East

Karen Leach

Radcliffe North

Paul Cropper

Radcliffe West

Rishi Shori

Pilkington Park

Nicholas Jones

Besses

Mary Whitby

Holyrood

Tim Pickstone

St Mary’s

Eamonn O’Brien

Sedgley

Alan Quinn

 

6.

RECOMMENDATIONS OF CABINET AND COUNCIL COMMITTEES

 

Committee/Date

Subject

Recommendation

Human Resources and Appeals Panel – 11 May 2018

 

Appointment of Chief Executive

Recommendation will follow.

 

 

7.

STATE OF THE BOROUGH DEBATE

          Questions or comments will be invited from:-

 

          (a) Any Members of the public present at the meeting; 

          (b) Members of the Council;

 

          Providing that such questions relate to matters raised by the Leader in his statement.

 

8.

ANNUAL APPOINTMENTS 2018/2019 pdf icon PDF 226 KB

A report is attached.

9.

OVERVIEW AND SCRUTINY ANNUAL REPORT 2017/2018 pdf icon PDF 101 KB

A report is attached.

10.

ELECTION OF THE MAYOR 2018/2019

Part 2 of the Annual Meeting of the Council will commence at 4.00 pm in the Council Chamber, Town Hall, Bury for the purpose of transacting the following business:-

 

1.       To elect the Mayor for the Municipal Year 2018/2019

 

2.       To elect a Deputy Mayor for the Municipal Year 2018/2019

 

3.       To resolve that this Council hereby expresses its thanks to Councillor Dorothy Gunther and Mr Michael Gunther for the diligent manner in which they have undertaken the duties of Mayor and Consort of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury during the Municipal Year now ending and places on record its appreciation of their devotion to and performance of the important duties attaching to their Offices and that Medallions be presented to them as tokens of their service as Mayor and Consort.

 

4.       To resolve that this Council hereby expresses its thanks to Councillor Mike Connolly and Mr Ian Hargreaves for the diligent manner in which they have undertaken the duties of Deputy Mayor and Deputy Consort of the Metropolitan Borough of Bury during the Municipal Year now ending and places on record its appreciation of their devotion to and performance of the important duties attaching to their Offices.