Council

Agenda

Apologies
Councillor Cook
Councillor Ritchie (Leave of Absence)
Councillor Shaw

Confirmation of Minutes
Wednesday 22 February 2006

Deputation
Peace City Delegation

Public Participation

Announcements by the Mayor

Petitions

Conflict of Interest Declarations

General Business

Report 1.
Climate Change and Governance Conference – ‘Critical Issues for New Zealand and the Pacific’, Wellington, 28 and 29 March 2006

Report 2.
Draft Long Term Council Community Plan 2006/07 – 2015/16: Statement of Proposal (Including Audit New Zealand’s Report)

Reports from Committees – Part A – Committee Decisions requiring Council approval.

Report 3.
Strategy and Policy Committee
Meeting of Thursday 9 March 2006
• Meeting Schedule for August 2006 to 10 October 2007

Reports from Committee - Part B – Committee decisions for Council to note.

Report 4.
Strategy and Policy Committee
Meeting of Thursday 9 March 2006
• Quarterly Report
• New Zealand Cycling Conference – Report Back
• New Zealand Recreation Association Conference – Report Back

Questions

The following items are scheduled to be taken after the exclusion of the public.

Public Excluded General Business

Report 5.
Appointments to Council Controlled Organisations

Public Excluded Reports from Committee - Part B – Committee decisions for Council to note.

Report 6.
Strategy and Policy Committee
Meeting of Thursday 16 March 2006
• Newlands Community Centre Project – Alternative Development Option

Report 7.
Regulatory Processes Committee
Extraordinary Meeting of Thursday 16 March 2006
• Proposed District Plan Change 19: 20a Oriental Terrace

RESOLUTION TO EXCLUDE THE PUBLIC

THAT Council:

Pursuant to the provisions of the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987, exclude the public from the following part of the proceedings of this meeting namely:

Report 5 - Appointments to Council Controlled Organisations

Grounds: S48(1)(a) That public conduct of this item will be likely to result in the disclosure of information for which good reason for withholding would exist under Section 7.
Reason: S7(2)(a) to protect the privacy of natural persons

Report 6 – Strategy and Policy Committee, Meeting of Thursday 16 March 2006

Grounds: S48(1)(a) Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act – that public conduct of this item would be likely to result in the disclosure of information for which good reason for withholding would exist under Section 7.

Reasons: S7(2)(a) protect the privacy of natural persons, including that of deceased natural persons.

S7(2)(c)(ii) Protect information which is subject to an obligation of confidence or which any person has been or could be compelled to provide under the authority of any enactment where the making available of the information; would be likely otherwise to damage the public interest.

S7(2)(i) To enable a local authority holding the information to carry on, without prejudice or disadvantage, negotiations (including commercial and industrial negotiations).
Report 7 – Regulatory Processes Committee, Extraordinary Meeting of Thursday 16 March 2006

Grounds: S48(1)(a) Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act – that public conduct of this item would be likely to result in the disclosure of information for which good reason for withholding would exist under section 7.

Reasons: S7(2)(g) Maintain legal professional privilege

S7(2)(i) To enable the Council to carry out negotiations without prejudice or disadvantage

Reports

Report 1 (61Kb PDF)

Report 2 (49Kb PDF)

Report 3 (30Kb PDF)

Report 3 - Appendix 1 (489Kb PDF)

Report 4 (31Kb PDF)

Please note

Information and recommendations contained in all agendas and reports are recommendations only and are not to be construed, in any way, as Council policy until adopted. Minutes are unconfirmed until confirmed at a subsequent meeting.