Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To set out the sub-regional partnerships the
Council is involved with and has an interest in;
To provide a summary of the details of each, enabling a strategic view of how they interact;
To recommend that the Council continues to support the partnerships it is currently involved with, and that it will consider new sub-regional partnership opportunities on their merits when they arise.
RESOLVED that Cabinet:-
(a) note that subject to confirmation of the alignment of Dorset Council’s formal position, that BCP Cabinet agrees to express an intent to join the Western Gateway Powerhouse and that negotiation of the detailed terms be delegated to the Director of Growth and Infrastructure;
(b) approve the continuation of support to the sub-regional and sub-national partnerships BCP Council is currently involved in; and
(c) agrees to delegate to the relevant officers the task of positively exploring each sub-regional and sub-national partnership opportunity as it arises, in line with an agreed set of criteria approved by the relevant portfolio holder(s).
Portfolio Holder: Leader of the Council
For Cabinet to take a strategic view of the sub-regional and sub-national partnerships BCP Council is currently engaged with those that it might have a future interest in, to ensure that these are in line with its vision, plan and priorities.
To secure the opportunity of future government infrastructure funding for Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.
Report author: Chris Shephard
Publication date: 31/07/2020
Date of decision: 29/07/2020
Decided at meeting: 29/07/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 08/08/2020