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Parish Council

The Parish Clerk:

Mrs Jennie Blackburn
Address:
The Knoll, 1 All Saints Road, Creeting St Mary, IP6 8NF
Telephone:
01449 721369
Email: pc@creetingstpeter.suffolk.gov.uk


Meetings:

Scheduled meetings  take place  every other month at the Church Hall at 7.30 pm - open to the public. A copy of the Minutes of these meetings can be seen upon request from the Clerk and on this website.

The Parish Councillors are:

  • Cllr Mark Valladares (Chair) - 07912 620187
  • Cllr Richard Hitt (Vice Chair) - 01449 721899 
  • Cllr Machala Peecock - 07828 300664
  • Cllr Terry Taylor - 07762 581925
  • Cllr Daniel Mason - 01449 678160

The Parish Council’s responsibilites include:

  • Finance - The Parish Council is responsible for the approval and monitoring of Council expenditure, annually analysing future funding requirements and recommends the precept to be raised. Arranging insurance of parish property, loans and donations and other associated activities requiring finance.
  • Public Footpaths - The Parish Council oversees the maintenance of the footpaths within the Parish of Creeting St Peter.
  • Planning - The Parish Council receives and considers consultation copies of all Planning Applications relating to the parish. Recommendations from the Council either in support of the application or as objections, are passed to Mid Suffolk District Council who, as Planning Authority, will make use of these comments in their determination of the application.
  • Parish Property — The Parish Council provides and maintains dog waste bins, litter bins, notice boards, benches and street lights,  the playing field and play equipment, and Fen Alder Carr Local Nature Reserve.
  • Highways and Lighting - The Parish Council oversees highways matters such as the need for road repairs, signposting, street lights and the supply of electricity for street lighting.

Suffolk Local Code of Conduct for Members

In accordance with S 26 to 37 of the Localism Act 2011 on 18th July 2012, Creeting St Peter Parish Council resolved to adopt the Suffolk Local Code of Conduct for the purposes of discharging its duty to promote and maintain high standards of conduct within its area. A revised version of the Suffolk Code of Conduct was adopted on 24th July 2014.

Register of Members Interests :- www.midsuffolk.gov.uk/council-business/council-and-democracy/


Notice of next meeting of the  Parish Council

The date of the next scheduled meeting is Monday, 20th January 2020.

Venue: The Church Hall, the Lane, Creeting St Peter

Time:   7.30pm

The public are welcome to observe and can participate during the public forum session.

Please be aware that the filming and other reporting might take place at the meeting.

 

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