Meeting Details

Economy, Skills and Sustainability Overview and Scrutiny Committee May 15 - May 16
23 Oct 2015 - 10:00
  • Documents
  • Attendance
  • Visitors
  • Declarations of Interests



Public Agenda
1 Notice of Recording
The Chairman to advise the meeting to note that this meeting will be webcast for live and subsequent broadcast via the Council's Internet site ( and that members of the press/public may record and take photographs. The whole of the meeting will be filmed except where there are confidential or exempt items.
2 Apologies
Philip Edwards, Head of Growth & Transportation and David Harris, Transportation Policy Manager. 
Councillor Lisa Trickett, Cabinet Member for Green, Smart and Sustainable City; Varinder Raulia, Head of Infrastructure Projects; Andy Middleton, Cycling Programme Manager; Yvonne Gilligan, Sustrans; John Carrigan, Project Manager, Big Birmingham Bikes and Graham Lennard, Principal Active Travel Officer
6 Request(s) for Call In/Councillor Call for Action/Petitions Received (if any)
To consider any request for call in/councillor call for action/petitions (if received). 
7 Other Urgent Business
To consider any items of business by reason of special circumstances (to be specified) that in the opinion of the Chairman are matters of urgency.
8 Authority to Chairman and Officers
Chairman to move:-

'In an urgent situation between meetings, the Chair jointly with the relevant Chief Officer has authority to act on behalf of the Committee'.
Private Agenda

Declarations of Interests

Member NameItem Ref.DetailsNature of DeclarationAction
No declarations of interest have been entered for this meeting.


Also in attendance at the above meeting were:

Councillor Shafique Shah, Cabinet Member for Inclusion and Community Safety; Councillor Lisa Trickett, Cabinet Member for Green, Smart & Sustainable CityEwan Hamnett, Health and Wellbeing Board, Physical Activity Champion, NHS; Dene Stevens, Sustrans; Joe Green, Sustrans; Varinder Raulia, Head of Infrastructure Projects; Andy Middleton, Cycling Programme Manager; John Carrigan, Project Manager, Big Birmingham Bikes; Graham Lennard, Principal Active Travel Officer; David Cox, Chair, CTC (National Cycling Charity); John Bennett, Pushbikes; Jason Leach, Canal & River Trust; David Harris, Transportation Policy Manager; Philip Edwards, Head of Growth and Transportation; Robert Latham; Benita Wishart, Overview and Scrutiny Manager; Errol Willson, Committee Manager;

___ Members of public expressed a desire to address the meeting.