Scottish Borders Council

Agenda

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Headquarters, Newtown St Boswells, TD6 0SA

Contact: Fiona Walling Tel:- 01835 826504  Email:-  fwalling@scotborders.gov.uk

Items
Note No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence

2.

Order of Business

3.

Declarations of Interest

EDUCATION BUSINESS

15 mins

4.

Literacy and Numeracy Update

Presentation by Head Teacher Lead for Literacy and Numeracy.

15 mins

5.

Closing the Gap in Scottish Borders

Presentation by Attainment Officer.

15 mins

6.

South East Scotland Improvement Collaborative

Presentation by Chief Officer Education.

Education Theme Additional Membership of Committee:- Mr I. Topping, Ms C. Thorburn, Mr G. Jarvie, Jeanette Aitchison (Parent Representative), Alison Ferahi (Parent Representative), Pupil Representatives.

OTHER BUSINESS

2 mins

7.

Minute pdf icon PDF 104 KB

Minute of meeting held on 12 February 2019 to be approved and signed by the Chairman (copy attached).

30 mins

8.

Review of Parking Issues pdf icon PDF 112 KB

Consider report by Service Director Assets & Infrastructure presenting the findings of the Parking Issues Working Group (copy attached).

Additional documents:

5 mins

9.

Affordable Warmth and Home Energy Efficiency Strategy 2019 - 2023 Consultation pdf icon PDF 148 KB

Consider report by Service Director Regulatory Services seeking approval to begin public consultation on the draft Affordable Warmth and Home Energy Efficiency Strategy (copy attached).

Additional documents:

5 mins

10.

Community Grant Scheme - Teviot & Liddesdale Budget 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 140 KB

Consider report by Service Director Customer & Communities providing details of a Community Grant Scheme application from the Teviot & Liddesdale budget (copy attached).

11.

Any Other Items Previously Circulated

12.

Any Other Items which the Chairman Decides are Urgent

13.

PRIVATE BUSINESS

Before proceeding with the private business, the following motion should be approved:-

“That under Section 50A(4) of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 the public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that they involve the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in the relevant paragraphs of Part 1 of Schedule 7A to the aforementioned Act.”

2 mins

14.

Minute

Private Minute of meeting held on 12 February 2019 to be approved and signed by the Chairman.

 

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Scottish Borders Council

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