Proposals

27. Bereavement Services
Increase fees in line with neighbour authorities and implement efficiencies in the management of the service.

Pre consultation (pdf, 122Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 110Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 91Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 221Kb)

28. Flood Defence Levy
The Levy for 2013-14 has been set by the Northumbrian Regional Flood and Coastal Committee. We are committed to contributing £198k towards the Levy, but we have been successful in securing a programme of works that is more than our contribution.

Pre consultation (pdf, 80Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 92Kb)

29. Parking
We will increase parking tariffs in some parts of the city, withdraw free church permits and increase charges for permits. We have secured funding to help maintain 'Alive after Five', and will increase the cost of all day Sunday parking charges by £1. We will also take over responsibility for enforcing and managing the city's bus lanes.

Pre consultation (pdf, 123Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 144Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 119Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 271Kb)

30. Public Conveniences
Close modular public conveniences at Haymarket, Gosforth, Shields Road and Chillingham Road. We will also support the 'Use your Loos' initiative.

Pre consultation (pdf, 94Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 105Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 99Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 227Kb)

31. Public Protection in the Working City
Close modular public conveniences at Haymarket, Gosforth, Shields Road and Chillingham Road. We will also support the 'Use your Loos' initiative.

Pre consultation (pdf, 101Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 110Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 105Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 248Kb)

32. Environmental Crime and Anti Social Behaviour
Establish an ASB unit and new operational enforcement team, which will bring together teams to focus on integrating prevention and early intervention, with the consolidated use of enforcement powers.

Pre consultation (pdf, 106Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 127Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 116Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 264Kb)

33. Safe Newcastle: Partnership, Unit and Services
Keep a small unit to provide analysis and expertise on key community safety issues, support the Safe Newcastle Partnership, linked to the new anti social behaviour unit and operational team. Reduce funding for community safety interventions.

Pre consultation (pdf, 197Kb) Post consultation (pdf, 202Kb) Revised January 2014 (pdf, 206Kb) Revised February 2014 (pdf, 435Kb)
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