Regeneration, Culture and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee - Wednesday, 28 February 2024 6.30pm

Venue: St George's Centre, Pembroke Road, Chatham Maritime, Chatham ME4 4UH. View directions

Contact: Nicola Couchman, Democratic Services Officer 


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Apologies for absence


Record of Meeting pdf icon PDF 374 KB

To approve the Record of the Meeting held on 23 January 2024.


Urgent matters by reason of special circumstances

The Chairperson will announce any late items which do not appear on the main agenda but which he/she has agreed should be considered by reason of special circumstances to be specified in the report.


Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests and Whipping pdf icon PDF 471 KB

Members are invited to disclose any Disclosable Pecuniary Interests or Other Significant Interests in accordance with the Member Code of Conduct. Guidance on this is set out in agenda item 4.


Petitions pdf icon PDF 141 KB

This report advises the Committee of petitions received by the Council which fall within the remit of this Committee including a summary of the responses sent to the petition organisers by officers.

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Attendance of Portfolio Holder for Housing and Property pdf icon PDF 162 KB

This annual report provides an account of the role of the Portfolio Holder for Housing and Property. It details their ambitions for their areas of responsibility, how they have, and how they will undertake political challenge and leadership and what their priorities and ambitions are for the year ahead.


Draft Housing Strategy to 2030 pdf icon PDF 145 KB

This report introduces the Housing Strategy to 2030 which replaces the 2018-22 Housing Strategy approved by Cabinet in 2018. The Housing Strategy sets out Medway’s strategic approach for housing services and details how the Council will enable the delivery of these services. This paper sets out the background to Medway Council’s Housing Strategy to 2030, the consultation process, and the refinement of the strategy based on feedback received to date.

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Corporate Building Survey Results pdf icon PDF 142 KB

This report provides an update to Committee Members and outlines the required budgets for Building Repairs and Maintenance Fund (BRMF) for the next 5-year cycle (2023 – 2028) to ensure the Medway Council corporate estate is safe, warm and dry for staff, visitors and contractors.

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Infrastructure Funding Statement pdf icon PDF 143 KB

This report provides information on Section 106 (S106) legal agreements including information on funding agreed, received and spent through developer contributions, and proposed spend on infrastructure, as set out in the Annual Infrastructure Funding Statement and reports to Planning Committee.

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Work programme pdf icon PDF 121 KB

This item advises Members of the current work programme and allows the Committee to adjust it in the light of latest priorities, issues and circumstances. It gives Members the opportunity to shape and direct the Committee’s activities over the year. 


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