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October Monthly Meeting

23/10/2023 15:00 - Council Chamber

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 18 October 2023



To:    The Cathaoirleach and Members of Westmeath County Council

A Chathaoirligh agus a Chomhaltaí

I should be obliged if you would arrange to attend the October Monthly Meeting of Westmeath County Council, to be held on Monday next, 23 October 2023, at 3 p.m. in the Council Chamber, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar by Hybrid Meeting to consider the items set out on the Agenda hereunder.

Mise, le Meas,


 
_____________________
Mary Goldsberry,
Meetings Administrator.

CLÁR


1.    Roll Call and Declaration of Interest at Meetings


2.    Miontuairiscí


(i)    To approve the minutes of the September Monthly Meeting of Westmeath County Council held by Hybrid Meeting in the Council Chamber, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar on Monday, 18 September 2023 at 2.30 p.m.

Minutes of September Monthly Meeting of WCC 18.10.2023

(ii)    To note the minutes of CPG meeting of Westmeath County Council held by teleconference, on Wednesday, 13 September 2023 at 8.30 a.m.

Minutes of September CPG Meeting 13.09.23

(iii)    To note the minutes of the meeting of the Municipal District Members for the Municipal District of Mullingar-Kinnegad held in the Council Chamber, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar on Monday, 11 September 2023 at 2 p.m.

Minutes of September Meeting of MDMK 11.09.23

(iv)    To note the minutes of the meeting of the Municipal District Members for the Municipal District of Athlone-Moate held in the Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Athlone on Monday, 4 September 2023 at 2 p.m.

Minutes of September Meeting of MDAM 04.09.23

(v)    To note the minutes of the Economic Development, Enterprise, and Tourism SPC meeting held in the Council Chamber, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar on Friday, 24 February 2023.

Minutes Economic Enterprise Tourism SPC 24 Feb 2023

(vi)    To note the minutes of the Economic Development, Enterprise, and Tourism SPC meeting held in the Council Chamber, Civic Offices, Athlone on Monday, 22 May 2023.

Minutes Economic Enterprise Tourism SPC 22 May 2023

3.    Management Report

Monthly Management Report - September 2023


4.    Chief Executive Orders


5.    Disposal of Land/Property

(i)    Proposed disposal of land at Lissywollen, Retreat, Curragh, and Kilnafaddoge townlands, Athlone, Co. Westmeath (the “Development Site”) in accordance with the terms of Section 183 Notice of the Local Government Act 2001 circulated within the specified period.

2019 Proposed disposal of proposed c 392 developer units on lands at Lissywollen

2019 Section 183 Chief Executive Report 20190214 with appendix(final)

C.E. Letter - Proposed disposal of 402 developer units at Lissywollen

S183 - Proposed disposal of 402 developer units at Lissywollen

2023 Development Site Ownership Map

6.    To receive update on Rural Support Schemes

7.    To consider Chief Executive’s Report on Part 8 Planning in respect of Westmeath Local Authority Development:   Town & Village Renewal Project in Fore File ref: LA(M)-138

LAM138_CE Report Fore Village Enhancements

8.    To receive a presentation and note the commencement of the Public Consultation of the Draft Climate Action Plan 2024-2029

Letter to Members re Draft Climate Action Plan

LA_CAP2024-2029Draft


9.   To receive presentation on Winter Readiness 2023-2024

Winter Readiness Presentation - Council Meeting - October 2023

10.  Motions:

Cllr Ken Glynn:  

“That Westmeath County Council recognise the lack of four-bed social housing properties available within the county and puts measures in place to remedy this as an urgent priority.”

11.    Recommendation(s) from Corporate Policy Group:

•    That the Municipal District of  Athlone-Moate confer an Address of Recognition on the Athlone Boat Club to mark  its long and distinguished association with, and service to Athlone and to also recognise the many national and international titles across all age codes that the club has secured in recent years.

12.    To receive reports and recommendations from SPC Chairpersons:

•    Report from the Chairperson of the Planning and Transportation SPC -  Traffic Calming in Towns and Villages outside the main urban centres

Letter to Members re Traffic Calming Policy for Towns and Villages outside main

TrafficCalmingPolicy2023

13.    Correspondence


14.    Aon Gnó Eile