Executive post

Executive Member for Neighbourhood Safety

Description

Executive Portfolio:

Executive Member for Neighbourhood Safety

Portfolio Holder:

Councillor Tony Grainge

Lead Officer:

Director of Environment and Commercial Services

SCOPE OF PORTFOLIO

The Executive Member for Neighbourhood Safety will have responsibility for coordinating council responses to ASB and crime, spearheading work to improve the effectiveness of the police, wardens and other departments. The portfolio holder will explore new ways to make residents feel safe and report incidents.

The portfolio holder will also take responsibility for making sure that communities maintain and grow a sense of neighbourliness and that residential and business property owners who bring an area down by neglect are appropriately challenged and pushed to improve.

 

In circumstances where it is considered that an Executive Member would have a prejudicial interest the matter will be referred to the Deputy Mayor.

 

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