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There were no declarations of interest.
To seek consent from the Local Government Boundary Commission for England to the implementation of the draft final recommendations of the Bracknell Forest Community Governance Review 2022.
The special Council meeting had been convened as a result of the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) shortening the timetable within which local authorities could request consent to implement changes made as part of the review process. The LGBCE must receive all requests by 30 September 2022 which was before the next scheduled full council meeting.
Council considered the report to seek consent from the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) to the implementation of the draft final recommendations of the Boundary Review Working Group to conclude the Bracknell Forest Community Governance Review (CGR).
On proposal by the Chair of the Boundary Review Working Group, Councillor Birch and seconded by Councillor Turrell it was
UNANIMOUSLY RESOLVED to seek consent of the LGBCE to the Boundary Review Group’s draft final recommendations as set out in Annexes A and B of the agenda report, including any required related alterations to borough ward boundaries.