Agenda and draft minutes

Virtual Meeting, Extraordinary Meeting of the Council - Tuesday 15th December 2020 6.00 pm

Contact: Howard Bassett, Democratic Services Officer  Telephone 01392 265107 or email  committee.services@exeter.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

11.

Apologies

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors Lyons, Newby and Oliver.

 

 

 

12.

Honorary Freeman - Gareth Steenson

RESOLVED that, in pursuance of its powers under Section 249 of the Local

Government Act 1972, the Council do confer on Gareth Steenson Freedom of the

City Status for gaining national and international recognition for his rugby playing career with Exeter Chiefs.

 

[Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972 provides that the foregoing

honour may be conferred by resolution of the Council passed by not less than two

thirds of the Members voting thereon, at a meeting specially convened for the

purpose.]

 

 

Minutes:

The Leader moved and Councillor Leadbetter seconded the recommendation that Gareth Steenson be awarded the honour of Freedom of the City in recognition of his services to Exeter as set out.

 

Freedom of the City – Gareth Steenson

 

RESOLVED that, in pursuance of its powers under Section 249 of the Local

Government Act 1972, the Council do confer on Gareth Steenson Freedom of the

City Status in recognition of his gaining national and international recognition for his rugby playing career with Exeter Chiefs.

 

[Section 249 of the Local Government Act 1972 provides that the foregoing

honour may be conferred by resolution of the Council passed by not less than two

thirds of the Members voting thereon, at a meeting specially convened for the

purpose.]