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March Monthly Meeting

26/03/2018 15:00 - Council Chamber

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21st March 2018.

 

 

 

 

To:      The Cathaoirleach and Members of Westmeath County Council

 

A Cathaoirleach agus Comhaltaí,

 

I should be obliged if you would arrange to attend the March Monthly Meeting of Westmeath County Council, to be held on Monday next, 26th March 2018 at 3.00pm in Council Chamber, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar to consider the items set out on the Agenda hereunder

Mise, le Meas,

 

_____________________

Billy Coughlan

Meetings Administrator

 

 

CLÁR

1.                  Miontuairiscí

 

(i)                To approve the minutes of the February Monthly meeting of Westmeath County Council held in Council Chambers, Áras an Chontae on Monday, 26th February 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

 Minutes of February Monthly Meeting 26th February 2018

 

(ii)              To note the minutes of CPG meeting of Westmeath County Council held in the Board Room, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar on Wednesday, 20th February 2018 at 8.30 a.m.

Minutes of CPG Meeting 20th February 2018 _2_  

 

(iii)           To note the minutes of Mullingar Municipal District meeting of Westmeath County Council held in Council Chambers, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar on Monday, 12th February 2018 at 2.00pm.

MMD Minutes February 2018  

 

(iv)            To note the minutes of the Athlone Municipal District Meeting held in Civic Centre, Church Street, Athlone on Monday, 5th February 2018 at 3.00 p.m.

 AMD Minutes February 2018

(v)              To note the minutes of the Planning and Transportation Strategic Policy Committee meeting held on 15th November 2017 at 10:00 am in the Council Chambers, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar.

Minutes of Planning & Transportation Meeting 15th Nov 2017  

 

2.                  Management Report

Monthly Management Report - February 2018

 

3.                  Chief Executive Orders

 

4.                  Disposal of Land/Property

 

(i)                 Proposed disposal of former Incubation Units and Yard at Zone A, Mullingar Business Park, Mullingar to Soltec Ireland Ltd., in accordance with the terms of Section 183 Notice of the Local Government Act 2001 circulated within the specified period.

 Chief Executive's letter re Proposed disposal of Council's former incubation Uni

S183-Proposed disposal of former Incubation Units and Yard at Zone A, Mullingar

Section 183 Map of former incubation Units 1-4 and Yard at Zone A Mullingar Busi

 

5.                  To approve the Chief Executive’s Report on the proposed Variation to Westmeath County Development Plan 2014-2020 in respect of Housing land at Castlepollard

Ltr to Members re Proposed Variation No 3 to WCDP 2014-2020 - lands at Water S

 

6.                  To consider Chief Executive’s Report on the proposed material contravention of  the Athlone Town Development Plan 2014 – 2020 in respect of  Planning Ref. 17/7077 - Saltro Properties Ltd. – development at Magazine Road, Athlone

 Ltr to Members re Material Cotravention planning ref 17-7077 Saltram Properties

 

7.                  To consider Chief Executive’s Report on Part 8 planning in respect of Athlone Flood Alleviation Scheme – Cell 5 –  Marine View, Athlone

 Part 8 - Athlone Flood Alleviation Scheme - Flood Cell 5 - Marine View Athlone

 

8.                   (a) To note Westmeath County Council Annual Financial Statement 2017

 AFS 2017 Unaudited

 

(b)  To approve additional net expenditure in excess of Budget as are set out in note 16(b) on page 27 of the Annual Financial Statement 2017 in accordance with section 104(7) of the Local Government Act 2001 (As amended)

 

 

 

9.                  Motions

 

Cllr Frank McDermott:

 

“This Council calls on the Irish government to ratify, as soon as possible, The Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs which was adopted by the Council of Europe on 9 July 2014 in order to criminalise illegal organ transplantations. The Irish Government has already signed this convention, but is yet to ratify it.”

 

 

10.              Recommendation(s) from Corporate Policy Group

 

      • To host the April Joint Policing Committee Meeting followed by the  JPC Public Meeting scheduled for 16th April 2018 in the Athlone Civic Offices

 

 

11.              To receive reports and recommendations from SPC Chairpersons

 

      • To approve the Draft Westmeath Cultural and Creativity Strategy 2018-2022

 

      • To consider the proposal from the Mullingar Municipal District:

 

“That the Mayor of the Municipal District would have a seat on the Evaluation Committee for assessing the festival and events grants” 

 

      • To consider appointment of a Member to sit on the Culture Team

 

 

12.              Correspondence

 

13.              Aon Gnó Eile