{meta} Agenda for Housing SPC on Wednesday 9th March, 2022, 11.00 am

Agenda and draft minutes

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes of meeting dated Wednesday 9th February and matters arising pdf icon PDF 372 KB

Minutes:

Agreed: Minutes Agreed

 

2.

Chairpersons Business

      i.        Correspondence

 

 

 

Minutes:

i.           Correspondence

Two updates

1.    Maximum grant payable under the Housing Adaptation Grant update

2.    Tenant In-Situ update

Agreed: Housing Adaptation Grant correspondence to be circulated to members

Agreed: Write to the Minister for Housing to clarify the rationale for the acquisition limit of 200 privately owned properties in 2022

 

3.

Presentation by UN International Organisation for Migration (IOM) Ireland Mission

Minutes:

Daithi Downey provided context & background to the presentation

 

The following themes were discussed;

 

·         Cross sector partnership

·         Integration

·         Aim & projected outcomes

·         Actions, consultation & stakeholder engagement

·         Case study

·         Partnership & Coordination

·         Addressing challenges

·         Social mobility

·         Empowering people

·         Cultural events

 

Agreed: Presentation noted

 

4.

Housing Management Update pdf icon PDF 679 KB

i.           New Anti-Social Policy Update

 

Minutes:

i.           New Anti-Social Policy Update

The following themes were discussed;

·         Stakeholder consultation

·         Empowering communities

·         Effects of Anti-Social behavior within the community

·         Supporting tenants to establish residents associations with a view to look after the public realm

·         Proactive early intervention

 

 

Agreed: Anti-Social policy tobe forwarded to the next City Council meeting for consideration

 

5.

Work Programme - Strategic issues for progression 2022

Minutes:

Coilín O’Reilly, A/Assistant City Manager explained context.

The following themes were discussed;

·         Housing stock retrofitting

·         Regeneration

·         Vacant Units/Voids

·         Choice Based Lettings policy

·         Carbon footprint reduction – Embodied Carbon

·         Public Realm/Amenities funding

Agreed: Feedback noted

 

6.

Update on Working Groups

6a

LTACC Report pdf icon PDF 382 KB

Minutes:

Agreed: update noted

 

6b

Public Housing Working Group

Verbal update

Minutes:

Agreed: report noted

 

6c

Senior Citizens Working Group pdf icon PDF 652 KB

Minutes:

No update

 

6d

Special Committee on Homelessness pdf icon PDF 526 KB

Minutes:

Agreed: update noted

 

6e

Oversight Committee on Animal Welfare Issues pdf icon PDF 604 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Agreed: update noted

 

7.

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