To determine during which items, if any, the public are to be excluded from the meeting.
Public Question Time
To consider questions, statements or petitions from Members of the Public.
Vacant Property Initiative
To seek approval to make Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPOs) for long term vacant
properties in the private sector; to dispose of the properties in accordance with the
Council’s Disposal of Empty Dwellings Policy and to seek approval to use a portion of
the Purchase Assistance Loans (PALs) budget to help first time buyers to acquire
refurbished vacant properties. (report enclosed)
Padiham Town Centre Manager
To seek approval to establish a post of Padiham Town Centre Manager to be funded
from Tesco Section 106 funds and establish an operational budget. (report enclosed)
Free Swimming for the Over 60’s
To consider the introduction of free swimming sessions for the over 60’s in the Borough.