Dumfries and Galloway Council Minutes

Date:
Thursday 19 January 2012
Time:
14.00
Place:
Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries

Attendance Details

Members:
Ivor A Hyslop (Leader)-Lochar
Richard R Brodie-Annandale South
Ted T Brown-Annandale North
Ian I Carruthers-Annandale South
Brian B Collins-Castle Douglas and Glenkens
Rob R Davidson-Abbey
Iain I Dick-Stranraer and North Rhins
Archie A Dryburgh-Annandale East and Eskdale
Peter P Duncan-Castle Douglas and Glenkens
Gillian G Dykes-Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Grahame G Forster-Wigtown West
Alistair A Geddes-Mid Galloway
Allan A Graham-Annandale East and Eskdale
Roger R Grant-Annandale North
Jack J Groom-Nith
Robert J Higgins-Wigtown West
Thomas T Jacques-Dee
Jeff J Leaver-Lochar
Ian I Lindsay-Annandale East and Eskdale
Gail G MacGregor-Annandale North
Denis R Male-Annandale East and Eskdale
Sean W Marshall-Annandale South
John J Martin-Nith
Tom A McAughtrie-Abbey
Lorna L McGowan-Lochar
David J McKie-North West Dumfries
Ronnie R Nicholson-North West Dumfries
Graham G Nicol-Mid Galloway
Ronald E Ogilvie-Annandale South
George N Prentice-Castle Douglas and Glenkens
William W Scobie-Stranraer and North Rhins
David D Stitt-Abbey
Alastair A Witts-Nith
Andrew S Wood-Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Apologies:
Graham G Bell - North West Dumfries
Ian I Blake - Abbey
John J Charteris - Lochar
James H Dempster - Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Michael M Dickie - Annandale North
John J Dougan - Stranraer and North Rhins
Patsy P Gilroy (Convener) - Dee
Sandra S McDowall - Mid Galloway
Jane S Maitland - Dee
Colin C Smyth - Nith
Doug D Snell - North West Dumfries
John J Syme - Mid and Upper Nithsdale
Roberta R Tuckfield - Wigtown West
Item Number Item/Description
PUBLIC
1 SEDERUNT AND APOLOGIES

34 Members present, 13 apologies

2 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

NONE declared

REPORT
3 WINTER SERVICE POLICY REVIEW - INTERIM REPORT 6 - REPORT BY DIRECTOR PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT SERVICES

Decision

 

AGREED

 

3.1    to withdraw delegation from the Planning, Housing and Environment Services Committee;

 

3.2    to approve the revised Winter Service carriageway treatment routes;

 

NOTED

 

3.3    that it was anticipated that the part-year increased costs of these revised routes could be accommodated within the existing Winter Service budget in the current financial year; and

 

3.4    that if Members wished to continue to support the revised routes beyond the current financial year, this would require an increase in the Winter Service budget of £70,000 which would require to be reflected in 2012/13 budget proposals.

4 ANY OTHER BUSINESS WHICH THE CHAIRMAN MAY DECIDE IS URGENT DUE TO THE NEED FOR A DECISION

Decision

 

NOTED that there was no business deemed urgent by the Chairman due to the need for a decision at this meeting.