Sustainable Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee - meetings and agendas

Sustainable Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee

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About Sustainable Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee

Overview and Scrutiny is the process whereby Executive decision-makers are held to account by non-Executive Councillors. The Committee has an important role to play in the provision, planning, management and performance of waste and recycling, community safety, libraries and other related community services and facilities. The scope of the committee also covers matters relating to the development and economy of Central Bedfordshire, including regional and local planning and related infrastructure, development control, highways, transport and regeneration.

This is the current composition of Sustainable Communities Overview and Scrutiny Committee.

Agendas, reports and minutes

The agendas, reports and minutes for these meetings are all available via the links below. All papers are normally available in public unless there is a specific reason why they must be considered confidential. To view papers for any of the meetings of this body please click on the links below.

Committee dates

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