meeting of the Parish Council took place on
Mr D Walker, Mr R Neale, Mrs M Curry, Mrs M Stokes, Mr D Brozyna, Mr R Howes, Mr F Cooper and 11 parishioners.
The minutes of the meeting held on
Wednesday 14th March were read.
It was proposed by Mrs M Stokes,
seconded by Mr D Brozyna and agreed unanimously that these be signed as a true record. The meeting was then
adjourned to allow Parishioners to raise points for discussion during the meeting.
Elections May 3rd. Twelve nominations have been received. An election will therefore take place
the District Council election. A list of candidates to be put in Eakring Echo. The Clerk has given written notice
of her intention to resign at the end of August. Advert for new Clerk to be placed in Echo.
Councillor Andy Stewart had
reported that the finger post at the junction of
replaced. Mr D Walker to check whether it could be repaired and if replacement is necessary that it will be of a
c) Village Gateway signs and road markings will be installed in the financial year 07/08.
Mrs V Priestley reported that
the officer in charge of Speedwatch is about to go on maternity leave and
reports would not be processed. Cameras will therefore not be in use again until June.
Councillor Andy Stewart has
informed us that the lay-by on
Communities scheme. Plans will be made available for comments by the Parish Council.
The following items were received and circulated or displayed.
No applications or decisions received.
Quotes for the disabled access to Cator
Hall have been obtained from Carmalor - £3218.18, and Oakring Building
Services £560 + VAT. Mr R Neale declared an interest and left the room. It was proposed by Mr D Brozyna, seconded
by Mrs M Curry with all in agreement that Oakring Building Services should do the work. There will be another work day
on Saturday 15th April to continue the work outside. Slabs have been donated which will be used to site a new oil tank.
Rubbish has been dumped in the dike at the
edge of the field – tyres, mattress, crates, tarpaulin etc. Clerk reported that
N&S Cleansing Department have inspected the situation and informed that it is the landowner’s responsibility.
They will instigate a search to confirm the landowner.
NCC Mowing (Sept-Nov) £60.66
Clerk’s Salary £330.00
Cator Hall Rent (Oct-Mar) £30.00
It was proposed by Mr R Howes, seconded by Mr F Cooper with all in agreement that these accounts be paid.
Any Other Business
There being no further business the meeting
closed at . The next meeting is
scheduled for Wednesday May 9th
following the Annual Parish Meeting and the Annual Parish Council Meeting.
Mr Keith Woodvine expressed thanks on
behalf of several parishioners, some of whom were not present, for the time and
effort of Parish Councillors and in particular the Chairman Mr D Walker over the last four years during which time there have
been several difficult issues to deal with.
Signed M Curry