Harrogate and Knaresborough Area Constituency Committee - Thursday, 14th September, 2023 10.00 am

Venue: Council Chamber, Harrogate Civic Centre, St Luke's Avenue, Harrogate HG1 2AE. This meeting will be live-streamed.

Contact: Mark Codman  Email:


No. Item


Welcome by the Chairman, introductions and apologies for absence:


Minutes of the Meeting held on 8 June 2023: pdf icon PDF 559 KB


Declarations of Interest

All Members are invited to declare at this point any interests they have in items appearing on this agenda, including the nature of those interests.


Public Participation

Anyone who would like to ask a question or make a statement at the meeting should email notice of their wish to do so, including the full text of what they intend to say, to as soon as possible, and by midday on Monday 11 September 2023 at the latest. Speakers are each asked not to exceed 3 minutes’ speaking time and to read out only the statement/question of which they have submitted notice, without adding to or altering it. No person may submit more than one question or statement. No more than one question may be asked, or statement made, on behalf of one organisation. The overall time available for public questions or statements is 30 minutes.


If you are asking a question or making a statement at this meeting but do not wish to be recorded, please inform the Chairman who will instruct those taking a recording to cease whilst you speak.


Petition referred to the committee for consideration - EV Charging Points Installation in Knaresborough: pdf icon PDF 390 KB

Report of the Assistant Chief Executive - Legal and Democratic Services.


Presentation from Knaresborough Town Council: Thriving Knaresborough – 2030:

Presentation from Knaresborough Town Councillor David Goode covering community development activities in Knaresborough. Preparedness for Double Devolution. Issues Knaresborough faces and Asks of ACC/NYC.


Review of Petition 'For a maximum speed of 20mph on roads in south and west Harrogate to improve road safety': pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Report of the Corporate Director of Environment.


Otley Road Sustainable Transport Measures – West of Harrogate: pdf icon PDF 4 MB

Report of the Corporate Director of Environment.


Harrogate Transport Projects - Oatlands feasibility results: pdf icon PDF 588 KB

Report of the Corporate Director of Environment


The role of the ACC in Community Resilience:

Presentation from the Head of Resilience and Emergencies


Update from Working Groups:

Any updates from the Chairs of the following working groups:


·       Update from the Climate Working Group:

·       Update from the Bathing Water Working Group:

·       Update from the Voluntary Sector Working Group:

·       Update on Harrogate Station Gateway Working Group:


Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 338 KB

Report of the Democratic Services and Scrutiny Manager.


Purpose of the report:  To ask Members to consider, amend and add to the Committee’s work programme.

Additional documents:


Any Other Items

Any other items which the Chair agrees should be considered as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances.


Date of Next Meeting

Thusday 23 Novermber 2023 10:00 am