Minutes of Meeting 22nd October 2020
MINUTES OF THE MEETING THURDSAY, 22 OCTOBER 2020 AT RANTON VILLAGE HALL
Cllr. J. Forrester (Chair)
Cllr. M. Russell (Vice-Chair)
Cllr D Batchelor
Cllr Mark Winnington
Gayle Whelan (Parish clerk)
20/09 Apologies. All councillors were in attendance.
20/10 Declarations of interest in the following agenda:
20/11 Previous minutes:
20/12 Questions from the public
None in attendance
20/13 Finance matters
Accounts to date:
The latest statement date for 01 July 2020 showed:
Reserve account balance £978.00
Current account balance (as of 01.07.2020) £10,070.12
Mowing: No complaints
Cllr Forrester reports cost of Burntwood to clean drains. There are two potential options:
A cost per grid cost of £39.50 plus travel time (2hrs min) plus takeaway = £140
Per day cost of £650 plus takeaway £180
Action: It was agreed Cllr Fosrester will check number of grids and to arrange work to be carried out.
Footpaths: Nothing further to report.
Gulleys and weeding: Streetscene are still to supply a quote, including confirmation of when weeding and road sweeping was last carried out.
20/14 Clerk's report
The website is working (https://ranton-parish-council.webnode.com) and fully updated.
20/15 Planning updates
20/16 Chairman's questions/items for information/next agenda
Cllr Forrester reported that there were two interested parties interested in a councillor vacancy. It was agreed interviews should take place.
Action: Cllr Forrester will communicate requirements to candidates.
The next parish council meeting is scheduled for Thursday 15 November at 7.30pm.
Gayle Whelan, Ranton Parish Council Clerk. email@example.com