BENTHAM TOWN COUNCIL
Town Clerk:BTC LOGO
Christine Downey
Bentham Town Hall, Station Road,
Bentham, Lancaster LA2 7LH
Email:Tel/Fax: 015242 62587
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27 May 2019

There will be a Meeting of the Bentham Town Council on Monday 3 June 2019 at 7.30pm in the Lower Town Hall.
The public and press are invited to attend.
The press and public may not speak when the Council is in session, but they may make points during the  ‘comments & concerns’ item on the agenda

Background papers are available for viewing by appointment before the meeting. They will be circulated to
Councillors in the days before the meeting.
Christine Downey
Clerk to the Council

COUNCIL AGENDA
25. To Receive Apologies from members unable to attend

26. To Receive & Record any member’s Disclosable Pecuniary Interest in relation to items on the agenda and to receive
and decide members requests for DPI dispensations

27.To Receive Comment & Concerns
Public participation – to hear matters raised by members of the public or Cllrs with an interest (that are allowed to
speak) either on agenda items or for future consultation (NB for non-agenda items Members of the Council are not
permitted to respond, except to ask questions for the purposes of clarification)

28.To Confirm the minutes of the previous meetings on 29 April 2019 and 13th May 2019

29. To Receive the Clerks Report (for information only)

30. To Receive the Police Report & allow members to ask questions for information
- If any
31. To Receive Reports from CCllr & DCllrs (for information only)
- If any

32.Planning
32.1. To Consider and Comment upon New Applications
32.1.1. 2019/20520/HH Single storey rear extension at Sansbury Mount, 31 Springfield, High Bentham, LA2 7BA

32.2. To Receive Planning Decisions
- If any (see Clerks Report)

32.3. To Receive Correspondence on Planning Issues
- If any (see Clerks Report)

33.Highways Matters
33.1. To Receive an update on the Street Light Programme
33.2. Tree stump at Tatterthorn / B6480 junction: To consider tidying up with a chainsaw & round up the area around it so that growth does not give further problems, or get it ground out.

34. To Consider and Note Highway Matters for information - If any (Councillors can comment on any minor Highways issues currently causing concern)
34.To consider the Insurance Renewal Documentation and agree any change, if any (Paper 2019/10)
35.To Agree the Accounts for Payment To Consider Quote Received for new door at Community Youth building
36. To Receive an update on the Play Area
37.To Consider the repositioning or removal of literature stands from TIP 39.To consider items of Correspondence
39.1. To receive an invitation from Age Concern for the Mayor or one of the Councillors to attend their AGM on Frida28th June at 1.15pm at the Methodist Church, Station Road, and agree attendance if any
39.2. To receive information from Seafarers UK regarding Merchant Navy Day, 3 September 2019
39.3. To receive letter from David Livesey regarding footpath obstacles 40..To Receive Reports from Councillors who represent the Council on other bodies (for information only) - If any.
41.Items for next meeting and minor items only

ChristineChristine Downey Clerk to the Council Downey 27 MAY 2019