Decision details

High Streets Strategy (Update)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To provide an update on the work undertaken since the High Street Strategy report in February 2021.

Decision:

RESOLVED that Cabinet: -

(a)          noted the excellent examples of ongoing work detailed in the report and commended the work of officers on the positive impact these projects are making to our high streets and district centres;

(b)         supported the work of partner organisations in the projects they are driving and enabling to also deliver energy and vibrancy in our high streets and district centres;

(c)           encouraged further collaboration between all those with an interest in helping our high streets and district centres bounce back from COVID19; and

(d)           noted that this report is an update on the activity happening on the ground at present and that a full strategy and action plan will be delivered in the future.

Voting: Unanimous

Portfolio Holder: Regeneration, Economy and Strategic Planning

Reason

To continue supporting our high streets and district centres as part of the Big Plan and Corporate Strategy priorities.

Report author: Chris Shephard

Publication date: 25/06/2021

Date of decision: 23/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 23/06/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 03/07/2021

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