Committee details

Executive

Purpose of committee

The Executive are responsible for decisions affecting the day-to-day running of the Council, linking the necessary action to implement the Council's policies.  It has the responsibility to listen to and be advised by the Scrutiny Committee.  The Executive are the policy forming team for the Council.

 

LEADER OF THE COUNCIL : Cllr John Williams

 

Areas Covered: Overall responsibility for Taunton Deane Borough Council and its Corporate Aims.

 

DEPUTY LEADER & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, ASSET MANAGEMENT & COMMUNICATIONS : Cllr Mark Edwards

 

Areas Covered: Regeneration, Inward Investment, Asset Management, Business Development, Cultural Development and Communications.

 

PLANNING POLICY & TRANSPORTATION : Cllr Richard Parrish

 

Areas Covered: Planning Policy, Transport and Taunton Events Group.

 

SPORTS, PARKS & LEISURE : Cllr Vivienne Stock Williams

 

Areas Covered: Parks and Open Spaces, Sports and Play, Community Leisure and Tone Partnership

 

COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP : Cllr Jane Warmington

 

Areas Covered: Local Strategic (Taunton Deane) Partnership, Priority Areas, Family Focus, Halcon One Team, Rural Group, Community Safety, Health and Wellbeing, Community Development, Voluntary and Community Sector, Youth Diversion, Equalities and Diversity and Safeguarding.

 

HOUSING SERVICES : Cllr Terry Beale

 

Areas Covered: Council Housing, Housing Strategy, Housing Enabling (Affordable Housing), Private Sector Housing Regulation and Improvement, Homelessness and Housing Options, Disabled Facilities Grants, Welfare Reform and Fuel Poverty.

 

CORPORATE RESOURCES : Cllr Andrew Sully

 

Areas Covered: Finance, Procurement, Revenues and Benefits, Corporate Services, Democratic Services, Elections and Shared Legal Service

 

ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES : Cllr Patrick Berry

 

Areas Covered: Environmental Health, Somerset Waste Partnership, Crematorium, Climate Change, Licensing and Deane DLO.

Membership

Contact information

Support officer: Richard Bryant.

Phone: 01823 219736

Email: r.bryant@tauntondeane.gov.uk