Stronger Place Select Committee
Thursday, 9th July, 2020 7.00 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting on Zoom. View directions

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No. Item


Webcasting Introduction

This virtual meeting is to be webcast. Members are reminded of the need to unmute before speaking.


The Chairman will read the following announcement:


“I would like to remind everyone present that this meeting will be broadcast live to the internet (or filmed) and will be capable of repeated viewing (or another use by such third parties). Therefore by participating in this virtual meeting, you are consenting to being filmed and to the possible use of those images and sound recordings for webcasting and/or training purposes. If members of the public do not wish to have their image captured they should ensure that their video setting throughout the virtual meeting is turned off and set to audio only.


Please also be aware that if technical difficulties interrupt the meeting that cannot be overcome, I may need to adjourn the meeting.”


Apologies for Absence


Substitute Members

To report the appointment of any substitute members for the meeting.


Declarations of Interest

To declare interests in any item on the agenda.


Notes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To agree the notes of the meeting of the Select Committee held on 9 December 2019.


Terms of Reference & Work Programme pdf icon PDF 22 KB

(Chairman/Lead Officer) The Overview and Scrutiny Committee has agreed the Terms of Reference and work programme for this select committee. Members are invited at each meeting to review both documents.

Additional documents:


Covid-19 - Places

To receive verbal updates on the impact of Covid-19 on the following areas:


(a)       Business support – grant

(b)       Safer spaces

(c)        General economic measures and support, and local economic business recovery.


North Weald Airfield Masterplan

To receive a verbal update.


Implementation of the Local Plan: Update on Progress pdf icon PDF 488 KB

To consider the draft Cabinet report attached.

Additional documents:


Climate Change pdf icon PDF 152 KB

(a) Climate Change and Sustainable Travel


To receive a verbal update.


(b) Update on Environmental Enhancements and Tree Planting Initiatives


To consider the attached report.


(For information: This report has been re-issued from the agenda of the Stronger Place Select Committee meeting of 24 March 2020, which did not take place because of the Covid-19 crisis).


Sheltered Housing Review pdf icon PDF 442 KB

To consider the attached report.


Council Housebuilding Progress Report - Phases 2 - 4 pdf icon PDF 402 KB

To consider the attached report.


Group Company Structure - Epping Town Centre Sites pdf icon PDF 227 KB

To consider the attached report.


Dates of Future Meetings

To note that future meetings of the Select Committee will be held at 7.00pm on the following dates:


·           29 September 2020;

·           12 January 2021; and

·           29 March 2021