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ACCESS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE MEETING

Tuesday, 12th October 2010


The Meeting commenced at 4.30 pm.

PRESENT

Committee Members

Councillor B Giegerl
Guide Dogs Australia, Rebecca Dunkley
Guide Dogs Australia Lisa Middlemiss
Community Member, Graeme Samuels
Community Member, Lurline Simpson
Community Member, Lai Ha Wu
Community Member Marcus Ho
Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden


APOLOGIES

Apologies for the inability to be present were tendered on behalf of Community Member, Mohinder Singh.

RECOMMENDED THAT the apologies be accepted and leave of absence granted.

DISCLOSURES OF INTEREST

There were no declarations of interest


MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING

There were no minutes of the previous meeting as a quorum was not present.


MATTERS ARISING FROM LAST MEETING

There were no matters arising from the previous minutes


ITEMS


ACC023-10 INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR PEOPLE WITH A DISABILITY (08/262)
Committee's Recommendation

THAT the "Creative Responses for Diversity & Disability".Arts Forum and the "DiscoverAbility Showcase" events be held on 30 November 2010 in the Entertainment Centre to celebrate the 2010 International Day for People with a Disability.
FURTHER THAT access service providers be encouraged to make available information packages on the day.



ACC024-10 DISABLED PARKING SPACE - OGILVY ST PEAKHURST (08/262)
Committee's Recommendation

THAT the Traffic Committee be advised.that the Access Committee agrees with the provision of an additional disabled parking space in Ogilvy St outside the Fruit Market including the shared space as proposed in the Traffic Committee report.
FURTHER THAT the Access Committee recommends that a kerb ramp be provided in the shared space to facilitate access to the footway.



ACC025-10 HCC COMMUNITY STRATEGIC PLAN (08/262)
Committee's Recommendation

THAT this information be received and noted.



ACC026-10 GENERAL BUSINESS (08/262)
Committee's Recommendation

THAT this information be received and noted.







The meeting finished at 5.35 pm.