Wicklow County Council Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme
Notice is hereby given that Wicklow County Council has considered a draft Strategic Policy Scheme and has issued the draft scheme for consultation.
River Dargle Flood Defence Scheme-Works at La Vallee
Construction works (including sheetpiling) has commenced at La Vallee. Currently we have approximately 60m of piles installed to date. It is anticipated that the left hand bank should be completed by the end of August with construction of the capping beam and scour protection/river bed reinstatement works to follow.
Municipal Policy Committee
Bray Town Council currently has two Municipal Policy Committees. They are the Infrastructure, Planning and Development MPC and the Community, Cultural, Social and Environmental MPC. Each committee has six councillors and three sectoral representatives.
A calendar of MPC meetings should be agreed at the start of each year. MPC meetings should normally be held four times yearly at suitable times for all MPC members.
A special meeting of the committee may be called by the Cathaoirleach or by at least four members of the Committee.
MPC meetings should be conducted in a much less rigid and formal way than full Council meetings in order to create an informal and collaborative atmosphere that would allow honest views and opinions on policy issues.
Each MPC should have an annual work programme.
The MPC chair and relevant Meetings Administrator should meet well in advance of an MPC meeting to clarify the agenda for the forthcoming meeting and to agree on objectives and what they would like as expected outcomes.