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Contract Services Committee

MINUTE of MEETING of the CONTRACT SERVICES COMMITTEE held in the Town and County Hall, Forfar on Tuesday 14 November 2000 at 4.00 pm.

Present: Councillors BILL CROWE, Provost Mrs FRANCES E DUNCAN OBE, FRANK ELLIS, JOY MOWATT and GEORGE NORRIE MBE.

Apology: An apology for absence was intimated on behalf of Councillor BILL ROBERTON.

Councillor CROWE, Convener, in the Chair.

1. MINUTE OF PREVIOUS MEETING

The minute of meeting of this Committee of 3 October 2000 was approved as a correct record and signed by the Convener.

2. FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE ­ APRIL-SEPTEMBER 2000

The Committee agreed to defer consideration of this item.

3. SICKNESS ABSENCE ­ JULY-SEPTEMBER 2000

With reference to Article 7 of the minute of meeting of this Committee of 15 August 2000, there was submitted Report No 1065/00 by the Contract Services Manager which detailed sickness absence within Contract Services for the period July to September 2000, compared with the same period in 1999.

The Committee agreed to note the contents of the Report.

4. ACCIDENT STATISTICS

With reference to Article 9 of the minute of meeting of this Committee of 30 May 2000, there was submitted Report No 1066/00 by the Contract Services Manager informing the Committee of the level of accidents involving both employees and users of Council facilities from July to September 2000.

The Committee agreed to note the contents of the Report.

5. PUBLIC HOLIDAYS 2001

There was submitted and noted Report No 1067/00 by the Contract Services Manager on the arrangements for the public holidays in 2001 within Contract Services, which had been the subject of negotiation and which were detailed in the Appendix to the Report.

6. LEISURE FACILITIES' USER FIGURES APRIL 2000-SEPTEMBER 2000

With reference to Article 14 of the minute of meeting of this Committee of 30 May 2000, there was submitted Joint Report No 1082/00 by the Director of Recreation Services and the Contract Services Manager informing the Committee of the current usage levels within the various leisure facilities and caravan parks operated by Angus Council. The Report also gave details of comparative figures for the previous year.

It was noted that there were no figures contained within the Report for the Montrose Seafront Splash Area as this was a free play area and had proven to be extremely popular. However, usage patterns for 2001 would be closely monitored and reported at a future date.

The Committee, for its interest, agreed to note the contents of the Report.

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