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Agenda and minutes

Venue: The Londesborough Room, Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, London N22

Contact: Ajda Ovat, Principal Committee Co-ordinator 

Items
No. Item

56.

FILMING AT MEETINGS

Please note that this meeting may be filmed or recorded by the Council for live or subsequent broadcast via the Council’s internet site or by anyone attending the meeting using any communication method. Although we ask members of the public recording, filming or reporting on the meeting not to include the public seating areas, members of the public attending the meeting should be aware that we cannot guarantee that they will not be filmed or recorded by others attending the meeting. Members of the public participating in the meeting (e.g. making deputations, asking questions, making oral protests) should be aware that they are likely to be filmed, recorded or reported on. 

 

By entering the meeting room and using the public seating area, you are consenting to being filmed and to the possible use of those images and sound recordings.

 

The chair of the meeting has the discretion to terminate or suspend filming or recording, if in his or her opinion continuation of the filming, recording or reporting would disrupt or prejudice the proceedings, infringe the rights of any individual or may lead to the breach of a legal obligation by the Council.

Minutes:

Noted.

57.

Apologies for absence

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Cllr Josh Dixon, Cllr Scott Emery, Cllr Justin Hinchcliffe, Jim Jenks, Cllr Yvonne Say and Cllr Elin Weston.

Jim Jenks was substituted by Adrian Thomas (Warner Estate Residents Association) and Cllr Josh Dixon substituted by Cllr Nick da Costa.

 

58.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

A member with a disclosable pecuniary interest or a prejudicial interest in a matter who attends a meeting of the authority at which the matter is considered:

 

(i) must disclose the interest at the start of the meeting or when the interest becomes apparent, and

(ii) may not participate in any discussion or vote on the matter and must withdraw from the meeting room.

 

A member who discloses at a meeting a disclosable pecuniary interest which is not registered in the Register of Members’ Interests or the subject of a pending notification must notify the Monitoring Officer of the interest within 28 days of the disclosure.

 

Disclosable pecuniary interests, personal interests and prejudicial interests are defined at Paragraphs 5-7 and Appendix A of the Members’ Code of Conduct.

Minutes:

None.

59.

URGENT BUSINESS

The Chair will consider the admission of any late items of Urgent Business. (Late items of Urgent Business will be considered under the agenda item where they appear. New items of Urgent Business will be dealt with under item 8 below).

 

Minutes:

None.

 

60.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 62 KB

To approve the minutes of the Advisory Committee held on 18th June 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minutes:

The following points were noted in discussion regarding the previous minutes of the Statutory Advisory Committee:

·         Amendment required under the item on the ‘Election of Vice-Chair of the Statutory Advisory Committee’ as Jim Jenks was appointed as Vice-Chair not Chair (Action: Clerk)

·         Amendment required under the item on ‘Dates of Future Meetings’ as the dates were incorrect. Post meeting note: Future Dates to reflect the set dates for the meeting (Action: Clerk)

 

RESOLVED

To approve the minutes of the Advisory Committee held on 18th June 2019.

 

61.

CEO'S UPDATE REPORT pdf icon PDF 499 KB

This report provides information to the Statutory Advisory and Consultative Committees on planning and policy issues in relation to Alexandra Park and Palace. It also provides additional information on the events programme and a range of activities of the Charitable Trust.

 

 

Minutes:

Regarding this item, the SAC endorsed the comments made at the Joint Meeting of the Alexandra Park and Palace Statutory Advisory Committee and the Alexandra Palace and Park Consultative Committee.

Additionally, in discussion the following comments were made:

·         A Member raised a concern on potential parking overspill as a result of the Car Park Charging Feasibility Project. The CEO informed that the concern was a point of consideration, but there were mitigations put in place.

·         The Chair praised the Heritage Significance Appraisal. In response the CEO mentioned that the Appraisal was part of a strategy to improve stewardship of the park and noted that the responses had been helpful.

 

 

62.

Outdoor Events Monitoring Framework pdf icon PDF 309 KB

This report provides a summary of the results of the Outdoor Monitoring Framework and details of how it has been managed since the framework was established in November 2017.

 

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Regarding this item, the SAC endorsed the comments made at the Joint Meeting of the Alexandra Park and Palace Statutory Advisory Committee and the Alexandra Palace and Park Consultative Committee.

Additionally, in discussion the following comments were made:

·         The Chair asked that the Trust look into crowd management. The Chair agreed to get back to the CEO with details on the affected residential areas to feedback to the team (Action: Chair).

 

Regarding the proposed cuts to the Trust’s revenue grant (as raised by the CEO in the Joint meeting) which would reduce the availability of funds for estate guarding and park maintenance, the Chair highlighted that these were two important areas to the running of Alexandra Park and Place and raised concerns about security and fabric of the Park in light of the proposed cuts. The Chair asked the CEO to pass Members concerns to the Council and ask the Council to reconsider proposed cuts. The CEO agreed (Action: CEO).

 

63.

ANY OTHER URGENT BUSINESS

To consider any items admitted at item 4 above.

Minutes:

None.

64.

DATES OF FUTURE MEETINGS

To note the dates of future meetings of the Advisory Committee as follow:

 

Tuesday 10th December 2019

Tuesday 25th February 2020

 

Minutes:

Noted the dates of future meetings:

Tuesday 10th December 2019

Tuesday 28th April 2020