Kendal Town Council

Committee Membership

Kendal Town Council Committee Membership

Committee

Date

Members

KENDAL TOWN COUNCIL
Town Council business except Planning
Monthly
1st Monday each month
All Councillors
MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Staffing
Development & Training        Project monitoring
Monthly
3rd Monday each month
except August
9 Members

S.Coleman (Chair) (Council rep)
G. Cook (Vice-Chair) (Council rep),
A. Finch (Mayor, Allotments and Mayoralty & Arts),
D. Rathbone (Deputy Mayor and Planning),
J. Owen (Env & Highways), S. Evans (Xmas Lights & Festivals),
A. Blackman (KiB), S. Long (KFB rep),
G. Tirvengadum (Council rep).
ALLOTMENTS COMMITTEE
Management, inspection & development of allotments
Quarterly 6 Members + 3   co-opted Members (on a rotational basis)

A. Finch (Chair),  D. Miles (Vice-Chair),
G. Archibald, M.Miles, S. Coleman, C. Hardy
AUDIT, GRANTS & CHARITIES COMMITTEE
To receive and discuss Auditor’s reports
Health & Safety
Risk Assessments
Consider all grant Applications Dowker Bindloss Schools of Science & Art
Quarterly 8 Members

M. Severn (Chair),  J. Dunlop (Vice-Chair),
P.Gibson, R. Hogg, G. Cook,
D. Rathbone, G. Vincent, VACANCY
BLOOM COMMITTEE
Kendal in Bloom
Cumbria in Bloom
Floral displays  Community projects
Quarterly 5 Members + 5 co-opted Members

A. Blackman (Chair),  R.Sutton (Vice-Chair),
 A. Edwards, C. Hardy, C. Rowley
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS & FESTIVALS COMMITTEE
Christmas Lights display
Organise the switch-on event
Support for the town’s festivals inc. grants
Quarterly 5 Members

S. Evans (Chair), H. Ladhams (Vice-Chair), T. Becker
C. Hogg, A. Edwards
ENVIRONMENT & HIGHWAYS COMMITTEE
Parks & open spaces
“Litter-picks”
Highways
Footpaths and Cycle Routes
Seats, lighting, litter bins and bus shelters
Every two months 9 Members

J. Owen (Chair), E. Hennessy (Vice-Chair),
G. Archibald, S. Long, S. Evans, J. Dunlop,                       J. Cornthwaite, A. Edwards, C. Rowley
MAYORALTY & ARTS
Mayoralty & Mayor’s Parlour presentations
Ceremonies & civic occasions      Town Council’s artefact collection
Collection and retention policy
Display and storage of our heritage
Kendal Museum
Quarterly 9 Members

A. Finch (Chair & Mayor), TBD   (Vice-Chair),
D. Rathbone (Deputy Mayor), J. Brook, P.Gibson,
C. Hogg, R. Sutton, J. Dunlop, G. Tirvengadum, G. Cook

 

 

PLANNING COMMITTEE
(Delegated powers)      Planning applications
Street naming          Road closures   Local development framework
Twice Monthly
1st & 3rd Mondays
8 Members

D. Rathbone (Chair), J. Cornthwaite (Vice-Chair),
D. Miles, M. Miles, P.Gibson, C. Rowley, G. Vincent,
H. Ladhams