Council Structure

Outside Representation of Councillors

The outside representation of councillors can be found here.

Full Council

Full Council is responsible for all the business of the Town Council. Although some work is delegated to Committees, full Council agendas include anything from receipt of minutes from Committees and the setting of the annual budget to the signing off of the Annual Return. Full Council meets monthly, on the second Wednesday of the month.
The terms of reference can be found here.

Amenities Committee

The Amenities Committee is responsible for the Town Council’s Amenities.
These include Warner’s Park & Slepe Hall Field, 8 of the town’s playgrounds, public toilets at the bus station and Globe Place, the Farmers’ Market, The Waits, allotments, Ramsey Road and Hill Rise cemeteries and the closed cemeteries at All Saints Parish Church, Westwood Road and Broad Leas.
The terms of reference can be found here

Planning Committee

The Planning Committee reviews local planning applications and provides Town Council comment to Huntingdonshire D C, the Planning Authority.

The Committee also deals with items related to footpaths and rights of way, mineral waste plans, district development plans and the area flood forum.
The terms of reference can be found here

Property Committee

The Property Committee looks after the various buildings owned by the Town Council.

These include the Town Hall, Corn Exchange and the Burleigh Hill Community Centre.
The terms of reference can be found here

Promotion & Publicity Committee

The Promotion and Publicity Committee is responsible for advising the Town Council on all matters concerning its promotion.

These include the edit, design, printing and distribution of The Bridge, the creation of the editorial for the Town Guide, and the creation of the Welcome Pack folder. The Committee also ensures that the Council design style for all Town Council printed and electronic materials is consistent. It also advises on Press Releases and contributes to the Town Council website and social media page.
The terms of reference can be found here

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee deals with any issues related to staffing including appointments, appraisal and training.
The terms of reference can be found here

Norris Management Trust Group

The Norris Management Trust Group is concerned with all aspects of the upkeep and running of the Norris Museum.

The Committee was re-configured in May 2013 and now has 9 Members, along with 3 Friends of the Norris Museum.

The Committee meets quarterly.

Annual Town Meeting

The Annual Town Meeting can discuss and resolve anything that the electors feel is important.

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