Issue - meetings

Webcasting of Member Meetings

Meeting: 21/04/2015 - Cabinet (Item 167)

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As detailed in the recommendations.


The Leader and Cabinet Member for Finance introduced the report which provided a recommendation from the Constitution Committee that the Council implements webcasting of those Member meetings of most interest to the public, with officers investigating ways of doing so within available staffing resources.




(a)       That the introduction of webcasting of those meetings of greatest public interest namely meetings of the Planning and Development Control Committee and meetings of County Council be agreed;


(b)       That the Chief Officer (Governance) be authorised to enter into a contact for 3 years for meetings held in the Council Chamber;


(c)        That the Chief Officer (Governance) in consultation with the Leader and Deputy Leader, make recommendations to the Democratic Services Committee on how webcasting can be accommodated within available staffing resources; and


(d)       That the Chief Officer (Governance) recommend to Council the protocol appended to the report on webcasting of meetings.