Virtual meeting, Cabinet - Wednesday, 28th October, 2020 6.00 pm

Venue: Online via the Zoom app.

Contact: Amanda Coombes, Democratic Services Officer  01395 517543 or email

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Public speaking


Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 284 KB




Declarations of interest

Guidance is available online to Councillors and co-opted members on making declarations of interest


Matters of urgency

Information on matters of urgency is available online


Confidential/exempt item(s)

To agree any items to be dealt with after the public (including the Press) have been excluded. Thereare no itemswhich officersrecommendshould be dealtwithin thisway.


Forward Plan pdf icon PDF 204 KB


Minutes of the Housing Company Task and Finish Forum held on 8 October 2020 pdf icon PDF 179 KB


Minutes of Scrutiny Committee held on 10 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 186 KB


Minutes of STRATA Joint Executive Committee held on 22 September 2020 pdf icon PDF 4 MB

Matters for Decision


Covid-19 Economic Response and Recovery pdf icon PDF 502 KB

An overview of the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the economy of the District, the initiatives that have been undertaken to mitigate this and those that are planned to support to recovery. 


Additional documents:


Exmouth Tidal Defence Scheme Flood Gate Operations pdf icon PDF 475 KB

To supersede the report to Cabinet on 9 November 2016, to now permit East Devon District Council to operate the highways flood gates, and sign up to a 3rd party agreement to allow community volunteers to close non-highways flood gates.


Complaints to the Ombudsman during 2019/20 pdf icon PDF 292 KB

This report provides information on complaints referred to and decided by the Local Government and Housing Ombudsman during 2019/20.


Response to the Farringdon Neighbourhood Plan Submission pdf icon PDF 242 KB

The purpose of the report is to formally agree the response by this Council to the submission consultation for the Farringdon Neighbourhood Plan. 

Additional documents:


Homelessness Strategy update pdf icon PDF 422 KB

To provide an update on the Council’s Homelessness Strategy and provide a review of levels of homelessness in the district and to address staffing requirements within the Housing Options team.


Seaton Jurassic Phase 2 and Seaton Wetlands Link Project pdf icon PDF 458 KB

This report sets out proposals for a new landscaping and interpretation project focussing on the themes of wildlife, nature and climate change that will form a second phase to Seaton Jurassic. 

Additional documents:


Sideshore, Exmouth - Community Interest Company pdf icon PDF 344 KB

The purpose of this report is to secure approval for signing legal and financial documents in the capacity as a Member (shareholder) of the Community Interest Company (CIC). 

Additional documents:


Honiton Swimming Pool - options for the refurbishment and internal alterations pdf icon PDF 379 KB

To advise of the identified options in respect of the Refurbishment and internal alterations to the reception, changing rooms and other associated areas at Honiton Swimming Pool.



Poverty Working Panel

A verbal summary of the initial discussions and ways forward of this newly formed Panel.