You are requested to attend a Meeting of North Ayrshire Council to be held in the Council Chambers, Cunninghame House, Irvine on MONDAY24 MARCH 2003 at 7.00 p.m. to consider the undernoted business.
1. Minutes Confirmed
If so resolved, confirm the Minutes of the Meeting of the Council held on 3 March 2003 (copy enclosed).
2. Petition: Closure of Footpath, Dykesmains Road/Murray Avenue, Saltcoats
2.1 In terms of Standing Order 18, the Convener has agreed that the Council will receive a petition seeking the closure of the footpath at Dykesmains Road/Murray Avenue, Saltcoats and representatives of the petitioners will speak to the Council on the grounds of the petition.
2.2 Submit report by the Assistant Chief Executive (Legal and Protective) (copy enclosed). Report
If any, notice of which has been given in terms of Standing Order No. 17.
4. Leader's Report
The Leader of the Council will report.
5. Committee Chairs' Reports
The Chairs of the Property Services, Corporate Services and Corporate Policy Committees and Licensing and Planning Sub Committees will report.
6. Committee Minutes
Submit reports of Committees, being the Minutes of the Meetings held on the following dates:-
4 March 2003
Property Services Committee
10 March 2003
Licensing Sub Committee of Corporate Services Committee
11 March 2003
Corporate Services Committee
17 March 2003
Planning Sub Committee of Corporate Services Committee
18 March 2003
Corporate Policy Committee
7. Community Partnership Forums
Submit reports of the Community Partnership Forums, being the Minutes of the Meetings held on the following dates:-
6 March 2003
Special Meeting of the Three Towns and Arran Community Partnership Forum
12 March 2003
Garnock Valley, North Coast and Cumbrae Community Partnership Forum
13 March 2003
Irvine, Kilwinning, Dreghorn and Springside Community Partnership Forum
14 March 2003
Three Towns and Arran Community Partnership Forum
8. Scrutiny Panels
Submit (a) progress reports by:-
8.1 the Audit Scrutiny Panel; and Report 8.2 the Standards Scrutiny Panel; Report
and (b) investigation reports by the:-
8.3 Consultation and Customer Comments Scrutiny Panel; 8.4 Performance Scrutiny Panel; and 8.5 Policy Scrutiny Panel
(copies attached under separate cover)
In terms of Standing Order No. 12, submit questions by Councillor Wilkinson in the following terms:-
"Will the Leader state -
1. the estimated cost of the proposed NAC Call Centre;
2. the estimated cost per telephone call; and
3. how the Centre will deliver better value and service than an efficient local office?"
10. Motions If any, notice of which has been given in terms of Standing Order No. 14.
11. Urgent Items
Any other items which the Convener considers to be urgent. Public Private Partnership for Schools
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