7.00PM ON THURSDAY 2nd JULY 2020
Held remotely using video conferencing facility ZOOM (Coronavirus Act 2020)
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 Ref: Item:
 20/57 To accept apologies and reasons for absence in accordance with the Local Government Act 1972, s 85(1) (LGA 1972)
 20/58 Approval of the Minutes of the Council meeting held on the 9th June 2020
 20/59 Declaration of Disclosable Pecuniary Interests (DPIs) Declarations by Councillors on any of the agenda items below in accordance with The Localism Act 2011, ss.27-34 and the Relevant Authorities (Disclosable Pecuniary Interests) Regulations 2012. (SI 2012 No. 1464)
 20/60 Brief Report from Surrey County Council Councillor K Taylor on matters from Surrey County Council affecting Shere Parish
 20/61 Brief Report from Guildford Borough Council Councillors on matters from Surrey County Council affecting Shere Parish
20/63 Shere Residents Parking Scheme – to consider supporting and approaching GBC for a scheme

Coronavirus pandemic:

  • Shere Covid-19 social distancing barriers – to consider replacement with sponsored planters
  • To consider re-opening public conveniences
  • To consider re-opening Pond Lane car park and installation of signs for two disabled bays
  • To consider making a small donation to Shere Recreation Ground Association, for their support with making the overflow car park available for residents displaced, by the barriers in Middle Street and The Square
  • To consider re-opening date for Drop-In Centre
  • To note playgrounds and outdoor gym equipment will be reopened from the 4th July 2020
  • To consider any other urgent coronavirus related issues

Finance matters

  • Approval of income and expenditure for the month ended June 2020 (Appendix 1)
  • To note bank reconciliations and statement balances for the month ended June 2020 (Appendix 2)
  • To note income and expenditure against budget and earmarked reserves to end of June 2020 (Appendix 3)
  • To note VAT expenditure for June 2020 (Appendix 4)
  • Grant Aid from GBC – to identify any projects for applications 2021/2022
 20/66 Finance Committee Meeting, 24th June 2020 – to receive, approve minutes and consider any recommendations (Appendix 5)
 20/67 Shere Pool – to consider proposal for length of loan and repayments from Shere Swimming Pool Club
 20/68 Goose Green Field – to consider proposal for grass cutting by Albury Eagles

Thames Water:

  • to receive report from Councillor Harrap from Thames Water online public event 1.7.2020
  • to note any response from letter sent to Thames Water
 20/70 Police Matters – to consider any matters that need to be brought to the attention of the Police.
 20/71 Clerk’s Report (for noting, delegation to the Clerk or inclusion on the next agenda)
 20/72 Questions from Parish Councillors
 20/73 Date of next meeting: Tuesday 8th September 2020 at Tanyard Hall, 30 Station Road, Gomshall GU5 9LF or via ZOOM – confirmation on website, parish magazine, Facebook etc. closer to the date
 20/74 Exclusion of the Public and Press (Public Bodies (Admission to meetings) Act 1960) – to exclude the public and press for the following item of business because of the confidential nature of the business to be transacted.
 20/75 Human Resources Committee Meeting, 24th June 2020 – to receive, approve minutes and consider any recommendations (Appendix 6)