Environment, Transport &

Sustainability Committee




18 January 2022




Council Chamber, Hove Town Hall


Councillors: Davis (Joint Chair), Heley (Joint Chair), Lloyd (Deputy Chair), Wilkinson (Opposition Spokesperson), Nemeth (Group Spokesperson), Bagaeen, Fowler, Hamilton, Hills and Platts


John Peel

Democratic Services Officer

01273 291058




























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62       Procedural Business



(a)         Declarations of Substitutes:  Where councillors are unable to attend a meeting, a substitute Member from the same political group may attend, speak and vote in their place for that meeting.


(b)         Declarations of Interest: 


(a)      Disclosable pecuniary interests;

(b)      Any other interests required to be registered under the local code;

(c)      Any other general interest as a result of which a decision on the matter might reasonably be regarded as affecting you or a partner more than a majority of other people or businesses in the ward/s affected by the decision.


In each case, you need to declare

(i)        the item on the agenda the interest relates to;

(ii)      the nature of the interest; and

(iii)     whether it is a disclosable pecuniary interest or some other interest.


If unsure, Members should seek advice from the committee lawyer or administrator preferably before the meeting.


(c)          Exclusion of Press and Public:  To consider whether, in view of the nature of the business to be transacted or the nature of the proceedings, the press and public should be excluded from the meeting when any of the following items are under consideration.


Note:  Any item appearing in Part Two of the agenda states in its heading the category under which the information disclosed in the report is exempt from disclosure and therefore not available to the press and public. A list and description of the exempt categories is available for public inspection at Brighton and Hove Town Halls and on-line in the Constitution at part 7.1.





63       Minutes

9 - 26


To consider the minutes of the meeting held on 16 November 2021.



Contact Officer:

John Peel

Tel: 01273 291058





64       Chairs Communications





65       Call Over



(a)          Items 69 – 75 will be read out at the meeting and Members invited to reserve the items for consideration.


(b)          Those items not reserved will be taken as having been received and the reports’ recommendations agreed.





66       Public Involvement

27 - 34


To consider the following matters raised by members of the public:


(a)          Petitions: To receive any petitions presented by members of the public;


(1)      Speed Camera on Beaconsfield Road


(b)         Written Questions: To receive any questions submitted by the due date of 12 noon on the 12 January 2022;


(1)      Cycle Security


(c)          Deputations: To receive any deputations submitted by the due date of 12 noon on the 12 January 2022.


(1)      Play area refurbishment





67       Items referred from Council

35 - 36


To consider items referred from the Public Engagement meeting of Council held on 16 December 2022


(a)          Petitions


(1)         Bring Back Brighton and Hove in Bloom





68       Member Involvement

37 - 52


To consider the following matters raised by Members:


(d)         Petitions: To receive any petitions;


(e)         Written Questions: To consider any written questions;


(1)      Green Flag Status- Councillor Platts

(2)      Bins at Saltdean Oval- Councillor Fishleigh

(3)      Ovingdean Waste Bins- Councillor Fishleigh

(4)      Car Free City- Councillor Fishleigh

(5)      Valley Gardens- Councillor Fishleigh

(6)      Wish Park Disabled Access- Councillor Nemeth

(7)      Mallory House Tree Removal- Councillor Bagaeen

(8)      Camera Fines- Councillor Nemeth

(9)      Parking Permits- Councillor Nemeth

(10)   Pavement Renewal in Conservation Areas- Councillor Nemeth

(11)   Hangleton Park budget measures- Councillor Lewry


(f)           Letters: To consider any letters;


(g)         Notices of Motion: to consider any Notices of Motion referred from Full Council or submitted directly to the Committee.


(1)          Hangleton Link Road- Councillor Janio

(2)          Re-evaluating the current scheme for Valley Gardens Stage 3- Councillor Fishleigh

(3)          Poor condition of pavements in Brighton & Hove- Councillor Nemeth

(4)          Strike Preparedness- Councillor Nemeth

(5)          Old Shoreham Road Cycle Lane- Councillor Nemeth

(6)          Southern Water Investment- Councillor Hills









69       Fees and Charges 2022-23

53 - 94


Executive Director for Housing, Neighbourhoods, & Communities; Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture; Executive Director of Governance, People & Resources



Contact Officer:

John Lack

Tel: 01273 294219



Ward Affected:

All Wards










70       Valley Gardens Phase 3 revised scheme with detailed design principles

To Follow


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Oliver Spratley

Tel: 01273 290390



Ward Affected:

Queen's Park; Regency; St Peter's & North Laine






71       Parking Annual Report 2020-2021

95 - 142


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Paul Nicholls

Tel: 01273 293287



Ward Affected:

All Wards






72       Real Time Air Quality Monitoring System

143 - 148


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Samuel Rouse

Tel: 01273 292256



Ward Affected:

All Wards







73       Madeira Drive Active Travel Fund ETRO-10-2021

149 - 294


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Tracy Beverley

Tel: 01273 292813



Ward Affected:

East Brighton; Queen's Park










74       Washington Street: outcome of consultation on changes to refuse collections

295 - 298


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Lynsay Cook

Tel: 01273 291851



Ward Affected:

Hanover & Elm Grove






75       Allotments: response to Notice of Motion

299 - 318


Report of the Executive Director, Economy, Environment & Culture



Contact Officer:

Robert Walker

Tel: 01273 294349



Ward Affected:

All Wards






76       Items referred for Full Council



To consider items to be submitted to the 3 February 2022 Council meeting for information.


In accordance with Procedure Rule 24.3a, the Committee may determine that any item is to be included in its report to Council. In addition, any Group may specify one further item to be included by notifying the Chief Executive no later than 10am on the eighth working day before the Council meeting at which the report is to be made, or if the Committee meeting take place after this deadline, immediately at the conclusion of the Committee meeting






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For further details and general enquiries about this meeting contact John Peel, (01273 291058, email john.peel@brighton-hove.gov.uk) or email democratic.services@brighton-hove.gov.uk



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·         You should proceed calmly; do not run and do not use the lifts;

·         Do not stop to collect personal belongings;

·         Once you are outside, please do not wait immediately next to the building, but move some distance away and await further instructions; and

·         Do not re-enter the building until told that it is safe to do so.


Date of Publication - Monday, 10 January 2022
























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