Futures Forum: District Council: vote on restricting councillors speaking
... the scrutiny committee has recommended to cabinet to restrict what members of the public could bring up at planning meetings:
Futures Forum: District Council: to vote on restricting public speaking: Thurs 15th May
Futures Forum: District Council: vote on restricting public speaking
The Cabinet will be meeting this Wednesday 4th June to consider this proposal:
Development Management Committee public speaking arrangements and future agenda and meeting management:
Council agreed on the 9 April 2014 that the Committee should consider and debate the arrangements for members of the public wishing to speak, agenda, and meeting management of the Development Management Committee (DMC).
www.eastdevon.gov.uk/cabinet_040614__-_public_version.pdf (see page 17+)
Here's a report from the EDA website:
EDDC & PLANNING…A COMPARISON WITH NEARBY AUTHORITIES.EDDC & Planning…a comparison with nearby authorities. | East Devon Alliance
And comment from independent Cllr Claire Wright:
Public speaking restriction plans to go before cabinet next Wednesday.