Town Clerk:
Christine Downey
Bentham Town Hall
Station Road
High Bentham
Lancaster LA2 7LH
Tel/Fax: 015242 62587
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7th January 2020
The Precept Meeting of the Bentham Town Council will be held on Monday 13 th January 2020 in the Lower
Town Hall at 7.00pm.
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
Christine Downey, Town Clerk

To Receive Apologies from members unable to attend
199. 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

200. To Receive Comment & Concerns
Public participation – to hear matters raised by members of the public or Cllrs with a prejudicial interest
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)

201. To consider the Projected Assessment for 2020/2021, based on accounts for 2019/2020 to end of
December, and make any necessary changes

202. To consider any potential Special Projects
Engrave explanation on PHPF sign
Replace 14 benches in the parish
Update heritage footpath and make signs more noticeable
More bins
Pressure wash the front of the town hall to clean it up
One Day’s work at cemetery to dig out identification stones
Any other special projects

203. To consider and decide upon Grant Applications
204. To consider minor items
205. To agree the Precept for 2020/2021 and sign the request for payment
206. To adopt the Budget for2020/2021

Christine Downey
Clerk to the Council