Decision details

Appointment of Chairman to Development Management Committee

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Council considered a report submitted by the Interim Monitoring Officer regarding the appointment of the Chairman of the Development Management Committee. 


Councillor L Haysey said the recommendation was brought before Members as Councillor T Page had stepped down from the chairmanship of the Committee. 


Councillor T Beckett expressed gratitude to Councillor Page for his chairmanship and for his support to him as a new Member of the Development Management Committee.  His successor would, he was sure, be an excellent chairman. 


Councillor L Haysey moved, and Councillor I Kemp seconded, a motion to support the recommendation as detailed.  After being put to the meeting and a vote taken, the motion was declared CARRIED.  Councillor Deering abstained from the vote.


RESOLVED – that Councillor B Deering be appointed Chairman of the Development Management Committee.


Councillor Deering thanked Members for their comments.  He paid tribute to Councillor Page, who he said had been a terrific chairman, and had made the integrity of the Committee a priority.  He had undertaken a huge amount of work for the Committee and for the Council. 


Report author: Jonathan Geall

Publication date: 15/01/2020

Date of decision: 18/12/2019

Decided at meeting: 18/12/2019 - Council

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