Spalding Town Forum - Wednesday, 29th September, 2021 6.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting via Zoom

Contact: Democratic Services  01775 764838

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Apologies for absence.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 153 KB

To sign as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 24 March 2021 (copy enclosed). 


Declaration of Interests.

Where a Councillor has a Disclosable Pecuniary Interest the Councillor must declare the interest to the meeting and leave the meeting without participating in any discussion or making a statement on the item, except where a Councillor is permitted to remain as a result of a grant of dispensation.


Matters arising from the last minutes.


Spalding Special Expenses Year End Outturn 2020/21 & 2021/22 Quarter 1 Forecast pdf icon PDF 278 KB

To consider the Spalding Special Expenses Year End Outturn 2020/21 & 2021/22 Quarter 1 Forecast (report of the Executive Director (Strategy & Resources)(S151) is enclosed).


Town Centre Improvement Scheme Update

The Forum will receive a presentation from the Town Centre Improvement Plan Co-ordinator and the Community Development Manager to update on the Town Centre Improvement Scheme and Christmas Plans for 2021.


Update on former Drinking Fountain in Spalding

A verbal update will be provided on the former Drinking Fountain in Spalding.


Individual Forum Members Projects Update

To provide an update on progress made with items discussed as Any Other Business at the 24 March 2021 meeting of the Forum:


·         Adopt a Red Telephone Box Scheme – Councillor Sneath

·         Welcome to Spalding Sign – Barrier Bank – Councillor Taylor

·         Steppingstone Bridge – improved lighting and change to design – Councillor Gambba-Jones


Closure of Two Plank Bridge

Discussions relating to the closure of Two Plank Bridge.


LCC Active Travel Plan

Discussions surrounding the now aborted LCC Active Travel Plan.


Any other items which the Chairman decides are urgent

NOTE:               No other business is permitted unless by reason of special circumstances, which shall be specified in the minutes, the Chairman is of the opinion that the item(s) should be considered as a matter of urgency.  


Date and Time of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Spalding Town Forum is scheduled to take place on 8 December 2021 on Zoom commencing at 6.30p.m.